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... today ... photographers prefer disfigurement to adornment. It is now chic to do your worst to people.
Isn't that the problem? That women have been swindled for centuries into substituting adornment for love, fashion (as it were) for ...
Outward simplicity befits ordinary men, like a garment made to measure for them; but it serves as an adornment to those who have f ...
Quite different from them [abstractions of animal nature] in origin and intent, but confused with them in form, are those other co ...
Flame burns, rain sinks into the cracks
And they all go to rack ruin beneath the thud of the years,
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What time he can spare from the adornment of his person he devotes to the neglect of his duties.
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