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I can counterfeit the deep tragedian,
Speak, and look back, and pry on every side,
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It is the fixed that horrifies us, the fixed that assails us with the tremendous force of mindlessness. The fixed is a Mason jar, ...
I find in myself to-day the same spring of desire to learn all that I can, to read and study that has been mine from childhood; th ...
The Negro has no name. He is Cuffy Douglas or Cuffy Brooks, just whose Cuffy he may chance to be. The Woman has no name. She is Mr ...
Soon after John's death I listened to a music-box, and if, at any time, that event had seemed inconsistent with the beauty and har ...
There is a strange fact about the human mind, a fact that differentiates the mind sharply from the body. The body is limited in wa ...
A good performance, like a human life, is a temporal affair--a process in time. It is good as a whole through being good in its pa ...
The white American man makes the white American woman maybe not superfluous but just a little kind of decoration. Not really impor ...
A few days ago, while seated snugly in an airplane seat on my way back to New York from Chicago,... it occurred to me that a rathe ...
That which is given to see
At any moment is the residue, shadowed
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