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A mistress should be like a little country retreat near the town, not to dwell in constantly, but only for a night and away.
When we retreat to the country, we are hiding not from people, but from our pride, which, in the city and among people, operates u ...
Crosby's fans talk about how "relaxed" he was, how "natural," how "casual and easygoing." By the time Presley began causing sensat ...
Next to the love of God, the love of country is the best preventive of crime.
Chinese were born ... with an accumulated wisdom, a natural sophistication, an intelligent naivete, and unless they were transplan ...
"Jim," she said earnestly, "if I was put down there in the middle of the night, I could find my way all over that little town; and ...
This mesa plain had an appearance of great antiquity, and of incompleteness; as if, with all the materials for world-making assemb ...
Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen. On the farm the weather was the grea ...
Montesquieu well knew, and justly admired, the happy constitution of this country [Great Britain], where fixed and known laws equa ...
Our country! In her intercourse with foreign nations, may she always be in the right; but our country, right or wrong.
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