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I have come to believe ... that the stage may do more than teach, that much of our current moral instruction will not endure the t ...
We are supposed to be the children of Seth; but Seth is too much of an effete nonentity to deserve ancestral regard. No, we are th ...
It's such a surprise for the Eastern eyes to see,
That though the English are effete
They're quite impervious to heat.
If you take this life to be simply what old religious folks pretend (I mean the effete, gone to seed in a drought, mere human gall ...
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