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This Nicholas was risen for to pisse,
And thoughte he wolde amenden al the jape:
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Whan that the firste cok hath crowe, anoon
Up rist this joly lovere Absolon,
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Someday our grandchildren will look up at us and say, "Where were you, Grandma, and what were you doing when you first realized th ...
God is subtle, but he is not malicious.
[Raffiniert ist der Herr Gott, aber boshaft ist er nicht.]
At breakfast this Saturday morning, the Indian ... asked me how I spent the Sunday when at home. I told him that I commonly sat in ...
Between what matters and what seems to matter, how should the world we know judge wisely?
If melodrama is the quintessence of drama, farce is the quintessence of theatre. Melodrama is written. A moving image of the world ...
What then is the difference between film and theatre? Or should one not rather ask: what are the differences? Let us be content wi ...
He followed in his father's footsteps, but his gait was somewhat erratic.
Every living language, like the perspiring bodies of living creatures, is in perpetual motion and alteration; some words go off, a ...
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