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Some of the things ... sound like things our grandmothers would have told us: "Men will be boys. We let them play their little gam ...
On the whole, I wish I'd stayed in Tunbridge Wells.
And upside down in air were towers
Tolling reminiscent bells, that kept the hours
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Then we have difficulties between soldiers, very slight and easily disposed of; but troubles between soldiers and the carpenters w ...
Darwin was, like Copernicus, a one-idea man. Each had his "nuclear inspiration" early in life, and spent the rest of his life work ...
The differences between the youthful H.G. Wells and the mature Henry James were so basic and numerous that it seems almost miracul ...
Here we'll strip and cool our fire
In cream below, in milk-baths higher;
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With deep men, as with deep wells, it takes a long time for anything that falls into them to hit bottom. Onlookers, who almost nev ...
Life is fountain of joy; but where the rabble also gather to drink, all wells are poisoned.
A few, a few, too few for drums and yells,
May creep back, silent, to village wells
Up half-known roads.
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