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Boss, life is trouble. Only death is not. To be alive is to undo your belt and look for trouble.
But the lightning which explodes and fashions planets, maker of planets and suns, is in him. On one side elemental order, sandston ...
The watchers in their leopard suits
Waited till it was time,
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Sir Charles: Aren't you drinking?
Princess Dala: I don't drink.
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The admission of the States of Wyoming and Idaho to the Union are events full of interest and congratulation, not only to the peop ...
Alicia Huberman: Look, I'll make it easy for you. The time has come when you must tell me that you have a wife and two adorable ch ...
The great belt on the wheel of Time slipped and eternity stood still.
The lounge of the main hotel is full of jollity, with large comfortable men sitting in braces; the bar is packed with talkative in ...
He carried no change of clothing, but putting on a stout, thick jacket, which he laid aside in the canoe, and seizing a full-sized ...
Definitions are like belts. The shorter they are, the more elastic they need to be. A short belt reveals nothing about its wearer: ...
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