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We boast that we belong to the Nineteenth Century and are making the most rapid strides of any nation. But consider how little thi ...
Look at your [English] ladies of quality--are they not forever parting with their husbands--forfeiting their reputations--and is t ...
Younger sisters are almost different beings from elder ones, but thank God it is quite and unaffectedly without repining or envy t ...
Anne of Austria (with great submission to a Crowned Head do I say it) was a B----. She had spirit and courage without parts, devot ...
One thing is plain for all men of common sense and common conscience, that here, here in America, is the home of man. After all th ...
The common cormorant or shag
Lays eggs inside a paper bag.
To stand on common ground
here and there gritty with pebbles
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Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
In the progress of politics, as in the common occurrences of life, we are not only apt to forget the ground we have travelled over ...
No one lives in this room
without confronting the whiteness of the wall
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