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Mothers tend to encourage their sons to run away and romp.... Mothers of little boys often complain that "There's no controlling h ...
Typically, the hero of the fairy tale achieves a domestic, microcosmic triumph, and the hero of myth a world-historical, macrocosm ...
So much of truth, only under an ancient obsolete vesture, but the spirit of it still true, do I find in the Paganism of old nation ...
What's a hero? I didn't even think about it.
I'm not an American hero. I'm a person that loves children.
Who called love conquering,
When its sweet flower
So easily dries among the sour
Lanes of the living?
At Sestos, Hero dwelt; Hero the faire,
Whom young Apollo, courted for her haire,
Like to the tree of Tantalus she fled,
And seeming lavish, sav'de her maydenhead.
He's not out
seeing a sight but the rock
We do not like some things, and the hero
doesn't; deviating head-stones
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