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The screech and mechanical uproar of the big city turns the citified head, fills citified ears--as the song of birds, wind in the ...
To look at the cross-section of any plan of a big city is to look at something like the section of a fibrous tumor.
As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.
The two elements the traveler first captures in the big city are extrahuman architecture and furious rhythm. Geometry and anguish. ...
The name of the town isn't important. It's the one that's just twenty-eight minutes from the big city. Twenty-three if you catch t ...
The celebrity is a person who is known for his well-knownness.
In our world of big names, curiously, our true heroes tend to be anonymous. In this life of illusion and quasi-illusion, the perso ...
Johnny Rocco: Yeah, yeah, that's me. Sure, I was all of those things. And more! When Rocco talked everybody shut up and listened! ...
We should not leave Shopping World without questioning our initial assumption, that here we are in the modern agora. The agora of ...
I used to like this town.... Los Angeles was just a big dry sunny place with ugly homes and no style, but good-hearted and peacefu ...
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