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My confessions are shameless. I confess, but do not repent. The fact is, my confessions are prompted, not by ethical motives, but ...
The orator distrusts at first the fitness of his frank confessions,--his want of knowledge of the persons he addresses,--until he ...
They are sworn enemies of lyric poetry.
In prison they accompany the jailer,
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The more conscientious preachers, the Bible men, they who talk about principle, and doing to others as you would that they should ...
Too late have I loved you, o beauty so ancient and young; too late have I loved you! And behold you were inside of me, and I was o ...
Take up and read, take up and read.
I did not yet love, and I loved to love.... I looked for what I loved, loving to love.
How sad and bad and mad it was--
But then, how it was sweet!
What is he buzzing in my ears?
'Now that I come to die,
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We loved, sir--used to meet:
How sad and bad and mad it was--
But then, how it was sweet!
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