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People who begin sentences with "I may be old-fashioned but--" are usually not only old-fashioned but wrong. I never thought the t ...
Go, and catch a falling star,
Get with child a mandrake root,
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Be on guard so that your hearts are not weighed down with dissipation and drunkenness and the worries of this life, and that day c ...
Some minds have a greater facility of throwing off impressions, and are, as it were, more transparent or porous than others. Thus ...
Many writers are neither spirit nor wine, but rather spirits- of-wine: they can catch fire, and then they give off heat.
'E's invisible, that's what's the matter with him. If he gets the rest o' them clothes off we'll never catch him in a thousand yea ...
Don't you know there are 200 temperance women in this county who control 200 votes. Why does a woman work for temperance? Because ...
It was quite an insignificant looking sheet, but no sooner did the American eagle catch sight of it, than he swooned and fell off ...
They give us a pair of cloth shorts twice a year for all our clothing. When we work in the sugar mills and catch our finger in the ...
Vodka is our enemy, so let's finish it off.
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