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Look at your [English] ladies of quality--are they not forever parting with their husbands--forfeiting their reputations--and is t ...
In all conversation between two persons, tacit reference is made, as to a third party, to a common nature. That third party or com ...
Chance: That tune, they been playin' it all day. What is it?
Dude: Oh, it's some Mexican piece. I heard it farther south....<
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Whether in conversation we generally agree or disagree with others is largely a matter of habit: the one tendency makes as much se ...
It is not what we learn in conversation that enriches us. It is the elation that comes of swift contact with tingling currents of ...
Piece out our imperfections with your thoughts.
Gloucester. O, let me kiss that hand!
Lear. Let me wipe it first, it smells of mortality.
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For most women, the language of conversation is primarily a language of rapport: a way of establishing connections and negotiating ...
The conversation of prayers about to be said
Turns on the quick and the dead....
There is no such thing as conversation. It is an illusion. There are intersecting monologues, that is all.
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