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People who know what is good for other people all the time are as big a menace in our society as the capitalists.
An old man, sir, and his wits are not so blunt as, God help, I would desire they were; but, in faith, honest as the skin between h ...
The King himself is to be feared as the lion.
Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore,
So do our minutes hasten to their end;
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Ha? No more moving?
Still as the grave.
Like as the culver on the bared bough
Sits mourning for the absence of her mate,
As the team's head-brass flashed out on the turn
The lovers disappeared into the wood.
His odes are like gems of pure ivory. They possess an ethereal and evanescent beauty like summer evenings, ho kre se voeiv voou an ...
I can understand German as well as the maniac that invented it, but I talk it best through an interpreter.
You ask what makes me sigh, old friend,
What makes me shudder so?
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