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Memory and forgetfulness are as life and death to one another. To live is to remember and to remember is to live. To die is to for ...
Suddenly he found he had pressed the spring of the grenade. He struggled to pull it out of his pocket. It stuck in the narrow pock ...
We can slide it
Rapidly backwards and forwards: we call this
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Through searching out origins, one becomes a crab. The historian looks backwards, and finally he also believes backwards.
Every notable advance in technique or organization has to be paid for, and in most cases the debit is more or less equivalent to t ...
The world is a funny paper read backwards. And that way it isn't so funny.
What is to be done with people who can't read a Sunday paper without messing it all up?... Show me a Sunday paper which has been l ...
When I am writing a novel I must actually live the lives of my characters. If, for instance, my hero is a gambler on the French Ri ...
Nothing makes a man feel older than to hear a band coming up the street and not to have the impulse to rush downstairs and out on ...
We call ourselves a free nation, and yet we let ourselves be told what cabs we can and can't take by a man at a hotel door, simply ...
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