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Late hours, nocturnal cigars, and midnight drinkings, pleasurable though they may be, consume too quickly the free-flowing lamps o ...
Money indeed may be considered as the most universal and expressive of all languages. For gold and silver coins are no more money ...
We shall achingcold be here
Not singing.
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The sailor is frankness, the landsman is finesse. Life is not a game with the sailor, demanding the long head--no intricate game o ...
My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
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Nature made the day for exercise, work and seeing to one's business; and ... it provides us with a candle, which is to say the bri ...
She sang a song that sounds like life; I mean it was sad. Délira knew no other types of songs. She didn't sing loud, and the song ...
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world ca ...
I'd like to catch him--uh--see him sometime when no one's around.
We are living now, not in the delicious intoxication induced by the early successes of science, but in a rather grisly morning-aft ...
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