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The writer has a grudge against society, which he documents with accounts of unsatisfying sex, unrealized ambition, unmitigated lo ...
Alas for the affairs of men! When they are fortunate you might compare them to a shadow; and if they are unfortunate, a wet sponge ...
We knew how to order. Just the dash
Necessary. The length of gaiety in good taste.
It is not one man nor a million, but the spirit of liberty that must be preserved. The waves which dash upon the shore are, one by ...
Is a man too strong and fierce for society, and by temper and position a bad citizen,--a morose ruffian, with a dash of the pirate ...
The office ... make[s] its incumbent a repair man behind a dyke. No sooner is one leak plugged than it is necessary to dash over a ...
That is to say, he writes the worst English that I have ever encountered. It reminds me of a string of wet sponges; it reminds me ...
More rapid than eagles his coursers they came,
And he whistled, and shouted, and called them by name:
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Today one does not hear much about him.... The fame of his likes circulates briskly but soon grows heavy and stale; and as for his ...
Thus do the hopes we have in him touch ground
And dash themselves to pieces.
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