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Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife,
Their sober wishes never learned to stray;
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A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
The only superiority in women that is tolerable to the rival sex is, as a rule, that of the unconscious kind; but a superiority wh ...
"I can make you happy," said he to the back of her head, across the bush. "You shall have a piano in a year or two--farmers' wives ...
He had just reached the time of life at which "young" is ceasing to be the prefix of "man" in speaking of one. He was at the brigh ...
It appears that ordinary men take wives because possession is not possible without marriage, and that ordinary women accept husban ...
Theirs was that substantial affection which arises (if any arises at all) when the two who are thrown together begin first by know ...
To persons standing alone on a hill during a clear midnight such as this, the roll of the world eastward is almost a palpable move ...
One could say about this barn, what could hardly be said of either the church or the castle, akin to it in age and style, that the ...
The Young Man's Best Companion, The Farrier's Sure Guide, The Veterinary Surgeon, Paradise Lost, The Pilgrim's Progress, Robinson ...
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