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I teazed him with fanciful apprehensions of unhappiness. A moth having fluttered round the candle, and burnt itself, he laid hold ...
Late hours, nocturnal cigars, and midnight drinkings, pleasurable though they may be, consume too quickly the free-flowing lamps o ...
The contest ends at midnight tonight
But you can submit again, and again.
The only way to spend New Year's Eve is either quietly with friends or in a brothel. Otherwise when the evening ends and people pa ...
I was continuing to shrink. To become, what? The infinitesimal? What was I? Still a human being, or was I the man of the future?.. ...
This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
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Life is comic or pitiful as soon as the high ends of being fade out of sight, and man becomes near-sighted, and can only attend to ...
I will not speak of the famous beauty of dead women:
I will say the shape of a leaf lay once on your hair.
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Was this the face that launched a thousand ships,
And burnt the topless towers of Ilium?
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Was this the face that launch'd a thousand ships,
And burnt the topless towers of Ilium?
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