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We are ashamed to seem evasive in the presence of a straightforward man, cowardly in the presence of a brave one, gross in the eye ...
We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of us represents.
... porn [is] ... anything that people are ashamed of getting a kick out of.
People are not ashamed to think about dirty things, but they are ashamed when they imagine that others believe them capable of hav ...
We live in an atmosphere of shame. We are ashamed of everything that is real about us; ashamed of ourselves, of our relatives, of ...
The books we think we ought to read are poky, dull, and dry;
The books that we would like to read we are ashamed to buy;
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All the proud fathers are ashamed to go home.
Their women cluck like starved pullets,
Dying for love.
I am that same willing girl
and these two anklets
...
Women in love are less ashamed than men. They have less to be ashamed of.
Tradition! We scarcely know the word anymore. We are afraid to be either proud of our ancestors or ashamed of them. We scorn nobil ...
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