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As dead as a doornail.
The pangs of conscience, where are the pangs of conscience? Orestes and Clytemnestra, Reinhold doesn't even know the names of thos ...
She's gone for ever.
I know when one is dead, and when one lives;
She's dead as earth.
Money indeed may be considered as the most universal and expressive of all languages. For gold and silver coins are no more money ...
The philanthropists inquire whether Transcendentalism does not mean sloth: they had as lief hear that their friend is dead, as tha ...
Hawthorne--like Poe--became a kind of virtuoso in the fiction of the inner life: the only novelist from New England as subtle as E ...
The old ideals are dead as nails--nothing there. It seems to me there remains only this perfect union with a woman--sort of ultima ...
Jesus saw Lazarus.
Lazarus was likely in heaven,
as dead as a pear
and the very same light green color.
Howl, howl, howl! O, you are men of stones!
Had I your tongues and eyes, I'd use them so
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Though they be mad and dead as nails,
Heads of the characters hammer through daisies;
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