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We are ashamed to seem evasive in the presence of a straightforward man, cowardly in the presence of a brave one, gross in the eye ...
The guided missiles,
The black-and-white angels follow each quirk and jink of
...
She imagines herself clean as a fish,
evasive, solitary, dumb. Her prayer:
to make peace with her own monstrous nature.
A young professor I watched in action at one of our large eastern colleges used to stand with his back to the class and mumble exp ...
Such evasive dust
Can make so little clear:
Much less is known that not,
More far than near.
Faultless honesty is a sine qua non of business life. Not alone the honesty according to the moral code and the Bible. When I spea ...
In fear, one flees. One can pretend to fear, accordingly, by pretending to flee, a vigorous activity in which there may be little ...
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