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Cows wandered through the streets.... Vegetables grew chiefly in cans, and stream-beds and caƱons glittered with these omnipresen ...
He was of the faith chiefly in the sense that the church he currently did not attend was Catholic.
If it form the one landscape that we the inconstant ones
Are consistently homesick for, this is chiefly
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Only one comes back with me tomorrow, probably Miss Eliza, & I
rather dread it. We shall not have two Ideas in common. She is
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... a large portion of those who demand woman suffrage are persons who have not been trained to reason, and are chiefly guided by ...
The rain it raineth on the just
And also on the unjust fella;
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Men get opinions as boys learn to spell,
By reiteration chiefly.
"Please your honors," said he, "I'm able,
By means of a secret charm, to draw
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All children's books are about ideals. Adult fiction sets out to portray and then explain the world as it really is; books for chi ...
That which chiefly causes the failure of a dinner-party, is the running short--not of meat, nor yet of drink, but of conversation.
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