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So slowly the hot elephant hearts
grow full of desire,
...
The elephant, the huge old beast,
is slow to mate;
Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coal ...
And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven about the space of half an hour.
People can be as greedy as a snake trying to swallow an elephant.
No matter how much you feed a wolf, an elephant still has bigger balls.
The concentration camps, by making death itself anonymous (making it impossible to find out whether a prisoner is dead or alive), ...
to his eyes, Funnyface Or Elephant as yet
Mean nothing. His distinction between Me and Us
...
Don't forget that even our most obscene vices nearly always bear the seal of sullen greatness.
We have progressively improved into a less spiritual species of tenderness--but the seal is not yet fixed though the wax is prepar ...
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