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They gathered up the crystal manna to freeze
Their tongues with tasting, their hands with snowballing;
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Time for the flat-headed man. I recognize that listener,
Him with the platitudes and rubber doughnuts,
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'Tis education forms the common mind,
Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Having children can smooth the relationship, too. Mother and daughter are now equals. That is hard to imagine, even harder to acce ...
I pray every single second of my life; not on my knees, but with my work. My prayer is to lift woman to equality with man. Work an ...
Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other tempers, as woman's destiny requires, have for t ...
The woman was old and ragged and gray
And bent with the chill of the Winter's day.
It's true we Americans don't know very much about you Japanese and never did. And now I realize you know even less about us. You c ...
When one of us dies of cancer, loses her mind, or commits suicide, we must not blame her for her inability to survive an ongoing p ...
The bow cannot always stand bent, nor can human frailty subsist without some lawful recreation.
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