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You are more than entitled not to know what the word 'performative' means. It is a new word and an ugly word, and perhaps it does
The royal refugee our breed restores
With foreign courtiers and with foreign whores, ...
Whatever pretended causes we may blame our afflictions upon, it is often nothing but self-interest and vanity that produce them.
Puritanism--The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
To believe that Russia has got rid of the evils of capitalism takes a special kind of mind. It is the same kind of mind that belie
Psychotherapy--The theory that the patient will probably get well anyway, and is certainly a damned ijjit.
Archbishop--A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
Judge--A law student who marks his own examination-papers.
'All that is mortal of great Plato there
Expiates the joy and woe his master knew not; ...
A God all mercy is a God unjust.
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