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Bourbon's the only drink. You can take all that champagne stuff and pour it down the English Channel. Well, why wait 80 years befo ...
Most people can swim a narrow river. Water is an alien element, but with labor we can force ourselves through it. A good swimmer c ...
In the Second World War approximately the same European allies fought approximately the same adversaries as in the first. Though t ...
To me, the sea is like a person--like a child that I've known a long time. It sounds crazy, I know, but when I swim in the sea I t ...
When we're in the water, we're not in this world.
The apparent rulers of the English nation are like the imposing personages of a splendid procession: it is by them the mob are inf ...
Even the most incompetent English actor, coming on the stage briefly to announce the presence below of Lord and Lady Ditherege, gi ...
Here tulips bloom as they are told;
Unkempt about those hedges blows
An English unofficial rose;
dreams happy as her day;
And laughter, learnt of friends; and gentleness,
In hearts at peace, under an English heaven.
English grammar is so complex and confusing for the one very simple reason that its rules and terminology are based on Latin--a la ...
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