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The windy springs and the blazing summers, one after another, had enriched and mellowed that flat tableland; all the human effort ...
He had seen the end of an era, the sunset of the pioneer. He had come upon it when already its glory was nearly spent. So in the b ...
The metaphor of the king as the shepherd of his people goes back to ancient Egypt. Perhaps the use of this particular convention i ...
Side by side with the Marxists of the northern cities, flourishing in the same situation and starting from the same premise, there ...
Children are born as individuals. If we fail to see that, if we see them as clay to be molded in any shape we like, the tougher on ...
I've been aboard this destroyer for two weeks now, and we've already been through four air attacks. I'm in the war at last, Doc. I ...
The island seemed deserted to-day, yet I observed some new houses among the weather-stained ones, as if the tribe still had a desi ...
When off this stream he said to me, who sat in the bows, "Me teach you paddle." So, turning toward the shore, he got out, came for ...
He ketched a frog one day and took him home and said he cal'lated to educate him; and so he never done nothing for three months bu ...
Ask a toad what beauty is, the supreme beauty, the to kalon. He will tell you it is his lady toad with her two big round eyes comi ...
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