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... actors of the first water are not more plentiful than playwrights of genius.
In every revolution there intrude, at the side of its true agents, men of a different stamp; some of them survivors of and devotee ...
The lakes are something which you are unprepared for; they lie up so high, exposed to the light, and the forest is diminished to a ...
We have one other pond just like this, White Pond, in Nine Acre Corner, about two and a half miles westerly; but, though I am acqu ...
A pool is, for many of us in the West, a symbol not of affluence but of order, of control over the uncontrollable. A pool is water ...
The tower nearest the water gets the moonlight first.
My movie is born first in my head, dies on paper; is resuscitated by the living persons and real objects I use, which are killed o ...
I've begun to appreciate the generational patterns that ripple out from our lives like stones dropped in water, pulsing outward ev ...
When I converse with a profound mind, or if at any time being alone I have good thoughts, I do not at once arrive at satisfactions ...
Initially, between the trees, he caught sight of whirling, jumping bodies. Heya-hey-heya. Someone climbing. Rocks pitched after a ...
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