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Virtue? a fig! 'tis in ourselves that we are thus or thus. Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.
Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away; for now the winter is past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth ...
The Woman had once been supreme; in France she still seemed potent, not merely as a sentiment but as a force; why was she unknown ...
The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveal ...
Why should the generations overlap one another at all? Why cannot we be buried as eggs in neat little cells with ten or twenty tho ...
Scandal is an importunate wasp, against which we must make no movement unless we are quite sure that we can kill it; otherwise it ...
I could say much about politics, our only entertainment here, but you would not care a fig about that.
Chinks in America's egalitarian armor are not hard to find. Democracy is the fig leaf of elitism.
I am a Wasp only in the genetic sense; the P does not quite apply. As an Episcopalian I am technically an Anglican Catholic, meani ...
wasp-waisted, they doze over muskets
and muse through their sideburns . . .
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