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The dews drop slowly and dreams gather: unknown spears
Suddenly hurtle before my dream-awakened eyes,
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For this world we live in
None of us is sly enough.
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When a lady of wealth, is seen roaming about in search of cheaper articles, or trying to beat down a shopkeeper, or making a close ...
Fact is Our Lord knew all about the power of money: He gave capitalism a tiny niche in His scheme of things, He gave it a chance, ...
The white youth of today have begun to react to the fact that the "American Way of Life" is a fossil of history. What do they care ...
If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel's heart b ...
When I was in grade school and we had to write papers about what we wanted to be when we grew up, I wanted to be a social worker o ...
When all this is over, you know what I'm going to do? I'm gonna get married, gonna have about six kids. I'll line 'em up against t ...
My companion and I, having a minute's discussion on some point of ancient history, were amused by the attitude which the Indian, w ...
They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, n ...
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