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When, as a child, I first opened my eyes on a Sunday-morning, a feeling of dismal anicipation, which began at least on the Friday, ...
I would 'twere bed-time, Hal, and all well.
What is a novel? I say: an invented story. At the same time a story which, though invented has the power to ring true. True to wha ...
He'd been numb a long time, years. All his nights down Ninsei, his nights with Linda, numb in bed and numb at the cold sweating ce ...
Even such is Time, which takes in trust
Our youth, our joys, and all we have,
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On the thirty-first day of March, one hundred and forty-two years before this, probably about this time in the afternoon, there we ...
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go ...
A proper autobiography is a death-bed confession. A true man finds so much work to do that he has no time to contemplate his yeste ...
I suppose the fact is that no friendship can stand the breakfast test.... Civilisation has done away with curl-papers, yet at that ...
So little are the Homeric heroes presented as developing or having developed, that most of them--Nestor, Agamemnon, Achilles--appe ...
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