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Taft, laughing, "What troubles [brother] Charles is, he is afraid Roosevelt will get the credit of making me President and not him ...
The truth is, the whole administration under Roosevelt was demoralized by the system of dealing directly with subordinates. It was ...
We shall have to begin all over again. [Taft hoped that] the Senators might change their minds, or that the people might change th ...
Taft represented a victory for everything that was least progressive in Roosevelt. The great love which bound the two men, as it h ...
I am blamed for the pardon of [Ezra Hervey] Heywood, convicted in Boston of sending obscene matter through the mails. A man guilty ...
I have heard arguments ... in favor of pardoning D. M. Bennett, convicted of sending obscene matter through the mails, viz., a pam ...
Ezra was right half the time, and when he was wrong, he was so wrong you were never in any doubt about it.
There is little premium in poetry in a world that thinks of Pound and Whitman as a weight and a sampler, not an Ezra, a Walt, a th ...
Ezra Pound still lives in a village and his world is a kind of village and people keep explaining things when they live in a villa ...
a word too much repeated
falls out of being
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