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This sort of adoration of the real
Is but a heightening of the beau ideal.
Soup of the evening, beautiful soup!
Soup of the evening, beautiful soup!
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A lover, when he is admitted to cards, ought to be solemnly silent, and observe the motions of his mistress. He must laugh when sh ...
The saints with their beau-peers whole worlds outwear,
And things unseen do see, and things unheard do hear.
One need not be a great beau, a seductive catch, to do it effectively. Any man is better than none. To shrink from giving so much ...
Most fathers don't see the war within the daughter, her struggles with conflicting images of the idealized and flawed father, her ...
Now your beer belly hangs outlike Fatso.
You are popping your buttons and expelling gas.
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[I]f a Fine Lady thinks fit to giggle at Church, or a Great Beau come in drunk to a Play, either shall be sure to hear of it in my ...
Secrete us in reality. Discover
A civil nakedness in which to be,
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Art for art's sake, with no purpose, for any purpose perverts art. But art achieves a purpose which is not its own.
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