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Hetty [Burney's sister] set down to the harpsichord and sung ... we departed this life of anguish and misery, and rested our weary ...
There were no clouds, the sun was going down in a limpid, gold-washed sky. Just as the lower edge of the red disk rested on the hi ...
Johnson did not answer ...; but talking for victory and determined to be master of the field, he had recourse to the device which ...
All womankind, from the highest to the lowest ... love jokes; the difficulty is to know how they choose to have them cut; and ther ...
I know of no studies so composing as those of the classical scholar. When we have sat down to them, life seems as still and serene ...
Early in the morning, while all things are crisp with frost, men come with fishing-reels and slender lunch, and let down their fin ...
The weapons with which we have gained our most important victories, which should be handed down as heirlooms from father to son, a ...
"What care I for a goose-feather bed,
With the sheet turned down so bravely, O?
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Although the summer sunlight gild
Cloudy leafage of the sky,
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Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
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