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Education [is not] a discipline at all. Half vocational, half an emptiness dressed up in garments borrowed from philosophy, psycho ...
But that wasn't fancy enough for Lord Byron, oh dear me no, he had to invent a lot of figures of speech and then interpolate them, ...
The same dreadful set,
the same family of orange and pink faces
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Now that the steam engine rules the world, a title is an absurdity, still I am all dressed up in this title. It will crush me if I ...
I feel perfectly miserable with 19 hairpins all sticking straight into my head. But, dear me, let us be elegant or die!
Nothing in medieval dress distinguished the child from the adult. In the seventeenth century, however, the child, or at least the ...
Oh lovely lady, morning or evening or afternoon.
Oh lovely lady, eating with or without a spoon.
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That popular fable of the sot who was picked up dead-drunk in the street, carried to the duke's house, washed and dressed and laid ...
A man must be clothed with society, or we shall feel a certain bareness and poverty, as of a displaced and unfurnished member. He ...
My friend's cold made-up face, granite among its flowers,
Her undressed, operated-on, dressed body
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