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I, who should command a regiment,
Do amble amiably here, O God,
One of the neat ones in your awkward squad.
He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
The roaring alongside he takes for granted,
and that every so often the world is bound to shake.
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Since childhood, I have been enchanted by the fact and the symbolism of the right hand and the left--the one the doer, the other t ...
[Mark Twain] is still the rough, awkward, good-natured boy who swore at the deck hands when he was three years old. Thoroughly lik ...
It is uncomfortable to ask condemned people about their sentences just as it is awkward to ask wealthy people why they need so muc ...
Men are much more unwilling to have their weaknesses and their imperfections known, than their crimes; and, if you hint to a man t ...
Americans think of themselves collectively as a huge rescue squad on twenty-four-hour call to any spot on the globe where dispute ...
While the light burning within may have been divine, the outer case of the lamp was assuredly cheap enough. Whitman was, from firs ...
When you take a light perspective, it's easier to step back and relax when your child doesn't walk until fifteen months, . . . is ...
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