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He asked me whether I would not go with him to his house; I declined it, from an apprehension that my spirits would sink. We bade ...
As motherhood as a "private enterprise" declines and more mothers rely on the work of lower-paid specialists, the value accorded t ...
'Tis certain, greatness, once fallen out with fortune,
Must fall out with men too. What the declined is,
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Stella this day is thirty-four
(We shan't dispute a year or more)--
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Some years ago, the State met me in behalf of the Church, and commanded me to pay a certain sum toward the support of a clergyman ...
My books, at any rate, deserved to be burned.
I am not a jogger. I'm not a photo opportunity kind of person. I am at an age where I have better sense than to make a fool of mys ...
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