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I became the Incredible Shrinking Mother the year they started junior high. If our relationship today depended on physical clout, ...
The history of American politics is littered with bodies of people who took so pure a position that they had no clout at all.
We talked of the education of children; and I asked him what he thought was best to teach them first. JOHNSON. "Sir, it is no matt ...
Gup, Christian Clout, gup, Jack of the Vale!
With Mannerly Margery Milk and Ale.
I feared
The belly-cold, the grave-clout, that betrayed
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Still we live meanly, like ants; though the fable tells us that we were long ago changed into men; like pygmies we fight with cran ...
Happy ye leaves! whenas those lily hands,
Which hold my life in their dead-doing might,
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