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It always appeared to me that he estimated the compositions of Richardson too highly, and that he had an unreasonable prejudice ag ...
In comparing these two writers, he [Samuel Johnson] used this expression: "that there was as great a difference between them as be ...
Decades of Arrogance between
The Dial life--
And Him--
Nods from the Gilded pointers--
Nods from the Seconds slim--
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A man is reputed to have thought and eloquence; he cannot, for all that, say a word to his cousin or his uncle. They accuse his si ...
The television screen, so unlike the movie screen, sharply reduced human beings, revealed them as small, trivial, flat, in two ban ...
Although I will inherit darkness
I will keep dialing left to right.
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What, keep a week away? Seven days and nights,
Eightscore-eight hours, and lovers' absent hours
...
And I did laugh sans intermission
An hour by his dial. O noble fool,
A worthy fool--motley's the only wear.
The bawdy hand of the dial is now upon the prick of noon.
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