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I'll bet your father spent the first year of your life throwing rocks at the stork.
I know, you have forgotten those June nights on the Riviera, where we sat 'neath the shimmering skies, moonlight bathing in the Me ...
Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil not the strength to choose between the two.
Strange and predatory and truly dangerous, car thieves and muggers--they seem to jeopardize all our cherished concepts, even our s ...
We praise Him, we bless Him, we adore Him, we glorify Him, and we wonder who is that baritone across the aisle and that pretty wom ...
I do not understand the capricious lewdness of the sleeping mind.
When the beginnings of self-destruction enter the heart it seems no bigger than a grain of sand.
My veins are filled, once a week with a Neapolitan carpet cleaner distilled from the Adriatic and I am as bald as an egg. However ...
At my back I hear the word--"homosexual"--and it seems to split my world in two.... It is ignorance, our ignorance of one another, ...
The task of an American writer is not to describe the misgivings of a woman taken in adultery as she looks out of a window at the ...
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