down-at-heel quotes

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When you are invited by someone to a wedding banquet, do not sit down at the place of honor, in case someone more distinguished th ...
The women of this century are neither idle nor indifferent. They are working with might and main to mitigate the evils which stare ...
If you have ever watched an artist constructing with bits of cold stone a beautiful living picture you know that he works faithful ...
"Now I'm opening out like the largest telescope that ever was! Good-bye, feet!" (for when she looked down at her feet, they seemed ...
The child with his sweet pranks, the fool of his senses, commanded by every sight and sound, without any power to compare and rank ...
Someone approaches to say his life is ruined
and to fall down at your feet
and pound his head upon the sidewalk.
Jane looks down at her organdy skirt
As if it somehow were the thing disgraced,
...
The moon, the anchorless
Moon go swerving
Down at the earth for a catastrophic kiss.
We looked down at a glassy glittering icy place many days walking across and very deep, between enormous icy black peaks. All we l ...
Understand me: I wish to be a man from somewhere, a moan among men. You see, a slave, when he passes by, weary and surly, carrying ...
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