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He sustained him in a desert land, in a howling wilderness waste; he shielded him, cared for him, guarded him as the apple of his ...
Dance with a girl three times, and if you like the light of her eye and the tone of voice with which she, breathless, answers your ...
Fanny was not there! How she would have enjoyed the scene.... I could not but think of her, and in spite of my efforts to prevent, ...
Tallulah [Bankhead] was the foremost naughty girl of her era but, in those days, "naughty" meant piquant, whereas values have so c ...
The pickings are pretty slim when you have to play the part of a housewife who doesn't go out of her apartment because she's afrai ...
My beauty, though but mean,
Needs not the painted flourish of your praise.
Beauty is bought by judgment of the eye.
On the thirty-first day of March, one hundred and forty-two years before this, probably about this time in the afternoon, there we ...
In early days, I tried not to give librarians any trouble, which was where I made my primary mistake. Librarians like to be given ...
No direct hit to smash the shatter-proof
And lodge at last the quivering needle
...
If a man's eye falls
on any of her limbs first,
it is stuck on that spot.
No one at all sees her body whole.
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