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What brought them there so far from their home,
Cuchulain that fought night long with the foam,
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But compared with the task of selecting a piece of French pastry held by an impatient waiter a move in chess is like reaching for ...
I once heard of a murderer who propped his two victims up against a chess board in sporting attitudes and was able to get as far a ...
In the cowslips peeps I lie,
Hidden from the buzzing fly,
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A Clock stopped--
Not the Mantel's--
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The chess pieces are the block alphabet which shapes thoughts; and these thoughts, although making a visual design on the chess-bo ...
I am still a victim of chess. It has all the beauty of art--and much more. It cannot be commercialized. Chess is much purer than a ...
When your house is on fire, you can't be bothered with the neighbors. Or, as we say in chess, if your king is under attack you don ...
Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters.
When I do count the clock that tells the time,
And see the brave day sunk in hideous night,
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