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Women have no sympathy ... and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.
The martyr sacrifices herself (himself in a few instances) entirely in vain. Or rather not in vain; for she (or he) makes the self ...
What the horrors of war are, no one can imagine. They are not wounds and blood and fever, spotted and low, or dysentery, chronic a ...
Instead of wishing to see more doctors made by women joining what there are, I wish to see as few doctors, either male or female, ...
No man, not even a doctor, ever gives any other definition of what a nurse should be than this--"devoted and obedient." This defin ...
Known commonly as the jackass, this long-eared little creature is respected throughout the southwest--roundly cursed yet respected ...
We vivisect the nightingale
To probe the secret of his note.
In the merry month of May,
Sitting in a pleasant shade,
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And I was yong and ful of ragerye,
Stibourne and strong and joly as a pie:
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Now the nightingale, the pretty nightingale,
The sweetest singer in all the forest's choir,
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