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Though most of us don't hunt, our eyes are still the great monopolists of our senses. To taste or touch your enemy or your food, y ...
Updike was the first to take the penile sensorium under the wing of elaborate metaphorical prose.
A computer does not think, it feels nothing, and what it is said to "know"--bits of information all cast in the digital mode--has ...
Unchecked, the tourist will climb over the fence and come right into your house to take pictures of you in your habitat. Cities mi ...
The etiquette of romantic love is as elaborate as that surrounding the Emperor of China.
On the breast of her gown, in fine red cloth, surrounded with an elaborate embroidery and fantastic flourishes of gold thread, app ...
Elderly gentlemen, gentle in all respects, kind to animals, beloved by children, and fond of music, are found in lonely corners of ...
Antifashion, a recurrent theme in the history of dress, was probably first taken up as a sign of status by the nobility, perhaps o ...
I hate American simplicity. I glory in the piling up of complications of every sort. If I could pronounce the name James in any di ...
... there is ... a big aspect of play in writing novels, and making the story more and more elaborate is just more and more fun.
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