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The etymologist finds the deadest word to have been once a brilliant picture. Language is fossil poetry. As the limestone of the c ...
For, though the origin of most of our words is forgotten, each word was at first a stroke of genius, and obtained currency, becaus ...
Death my lord!--it is the deadest of all things.
The greatest, or rather the most prominent, part of this city was constructed with the design to offer the deadest resistance to l ...
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