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Mildred Pierce: You look down on me because I work for a living, don't you? You always have. All right, I work. I cook food and se ...
Mildred Pierce: And just what do you do, Mr. Beragon?
Monte Beragon: I loaf. Oh, in a decorative and highly charming manner.<
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Monte Beragon: When I'm close to you like this, there's a sound in the air like the beating of wings. Do you know what that is? ...
Veda Pierce: It's all right, Miriam, she's my mother.
Miriam: No kiddin'. I didn't know you had a mother.
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...that broken reed of a staff, which will pierce the hand of anyone who leans on it.
Dripping water can pierce a stone.
For rigorous teachers seized my youth,
And purged its faith, and trimm'd its fire,
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The woman who is rearing a family of children; the woman who labors in the schoolroom; the woman who, in her retired chamber, earn ...
Sad; so sad, those smoky-rose, smoky-mauve evenings of late Autumn, sad enough to pierce the heart.
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the neve ...
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