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We found it at last, an' a little shed
Where they shut up the lamb at night.
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To get a man soundly saved it is not enough to put on him a pair of new breeches, to give him regular work, or even to give him a ...
There's no taking trout with dry breeches.
We enter parliament in order to supply ourselves, in the arsenal of democracy, with its own weapons.... If democracy is so stupid ...
If you see my Pompey, 30 yrs of age,
new breeches, plain stockings, negro shoes;
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We talked of the education of children; and I asked him what he thought was best to teach them first. JOHNSON. "Sir, it is no matt ...
We hate poetry that has a palpable design upon us--and if we do not agree, seems to put its hand in its breeches pocket. Poetry sh ...
In your presence, I swear by the Styx and the Acheron never more to wear glasses on my bonnet, nor a codpiece on my breeches, unti ...
All womankind, from the highest to the lowest ... love jokes; the difficulty is to know how they choose to have them cut; and ther ...
A woman had started a political paper! A woman! Could he believe his eyes? A woman! Instantly he sprang to his feet and clutched h ...
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