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Another success is the post-office, with its educating energy augmented by cheapness and guarded by a certain religious sentiment ...
Wise Draco comes, deep in the midnight roll
Of black artillery; he comes, though late;
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We now demand the light artillery of the intellect; we need the curt, the condensed, the pointed, the readily diffused--in place o ...
The careers of Napoleon and de Gaulle bear comparison, though it is always unwise to take such imposed similarities too far. But n ...
Never had he found himself so close to those terrible weapons of feminine artillery.
All womankind, from the highest to the lowest ... love jokes; the difficulty is to know how they choose to have them cut; and ther ...
Far up in the country,--for we would be faithful to our experience,--in Thornton, perhaps, we met a soldier lad in the woods, goin ...
Linnæus, setting out for Lapland, surveys his "comb" and "spare shirt," "leathern breeches" and "gauze cap to keep off gnats," wi ...
We had for some time seen a thunder-shower coming up from the west over the woods of the island.... As we lay huddled together und ...
Every incident connected with the breaking up of the rivers and ponds and the settling of the weather is particularly interesting ...
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