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Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather you ...
Thou hast never in thy life
Showed thy dear mother any courtesy,
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You brood of vipers! How can you speak good things, when you are evil?
"You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? Bear fruit worthy of repentance."
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
One of the saddest sights of the slums is to see the thrifty wife of the working man, with her rosy brood of children, used to cou ...
I'll be a new bird with the head of an ass,
Two pigs' feet, two men's feet, and two of a hen
Ghosts seem harder to please than we are; it is as though they haunted for haunting's sake--much as we relive, brood, and smoulder ...
One does not jump, and spring, and shout hurrah! at hearing one has got a fortune, one begins to consider responsibilities, and to ...
A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg.
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