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Some men live with an invisible limp,
stagger, or drag
a leg. Their sons are often angry.
A man who sees another man on the street corner with only a stump for an arm will be so shocked the first time he'll give him sixp ...
The learned professors have been at considerable pains in their attempts to make a distinction between tools and implements on the ...
A garden is like those pernicious machineries we read of, every month, in the newspapers, which catch a man's coat-skirt or his ha ...
A biography is like a handshake down the years, that can become an arm-wrestle.
An amoeba is a formless thing which takes many shapes. It moves by thrusting out an arm, and flowing into the arm. It multiplies b ...
Linda, you are leaving
your old body now.
...
the uncomfortable angels that rot
On the slabs, a wing chipped here, an arm there:
...
The most foreign and picturesque structures on the Cape, to an inlander, not excepting the salt-works, are the windmills,--gray- l ...
The objections which have been brought against a standing army, and they are many and weighty, and deserve to prevail, may also at ...
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