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Since I am upon this Subject, I must observe that our English Poets have succeeded much better in the Stile, than in the Sentiment ...
In general, one may pronounce kissing dangerous. A spark of fire has often been struck out of the collision of lips, that has blow ...
Madame, it is an old word and each one takes it new and wears it out himself. It is a word that fills with meaning as a bladder wi ...
The brotherhood of man is evoked by particular men according to their circumstances. But it seldom extends to all men. In the name ...
The thing has been blown up out of all proportion. PC language is not enjoined on one and all--there are a lot more places where y ...
One usually dies because one is alone, or because one has got into something over one's head. One often dies because one does not ...
'Tis the sport to have the enginer
Hoist with his own petard.
Tilting up his nose,
He inhaled the rancid rosin, burly smells
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Most people with whom I talk, men and women even of some originality and genius, have their scheme of the universe all cut and dri ...
No yard! but unfenced Nature reaching up to your very sills. A young forest growing up under your windows, and wild sumachs and bl ...
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