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A shadow has fallen upon the scenes so lately lighted by the Allied victory.... From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adria ...
Should the German people lay down their arms, the Soviets ... would occupy all eastern and south-eastern Europe together with the ...
You shall hang the curtain under the clasps, and bring the ark of the covenant in there, within the curtain; and the curtain shall ...
The reason I do not spend my days in despair and my nights in hopeless weeping simply is that I am in love with my own ruin. I the ...
Once the curtain is raised, the actor ceases to belong to himself. He belongs to his character, to his author, to his public. He m ...
Why a tender curb upon the youthful burning boy?
Why a little curtain of flesh on the bed of our desire?"
I've been thinking about the comments that are always made about the shower rooms and the lack of privacy.... How easy it would be ...
Nor skin nor hide nor fleece
shall cover you,
...
We owe to genius always the same debt, of lifting the curtain from the common, and showing us that divinities are sitting disguise ...
Our assembly being now formed not by ourselves but by the goodwill and sprightly imagination of our readers, we have nothing to do ...
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