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Nothing sets a person up more than having something turn out just the way it's supposed to be, like falling into a Swiss snowdrift ...
After eleven years I was composing
Love-letters again, broaching the word 'wife'
Like a stored cask,
If I asked her master he'd give me a cask a day;
But she, with the beer at hand, not a gill would arrange!
...
I must not only punish, but punish with impunity. A wrong is unredressed when retribution overtakes its redresser. It is equally u ...
Who set this ancient quarrel new abroach?
A rotten carcass of a butt, not rigged,
Nor tackle, sail, nor mast--the very rats
Instinctively have quit it.
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