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If we use common words on a great occasion, they are the more striking, because they are felt at once to have a particular meaning ...
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
This is a puzzling world, and Old Harry's got a finger in it.
The dead level of provincial existence.
I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home, and still s ...
Who has not felt the beauty of a woman's arm?--the unspeakable suggestions of tenderness that lie in the dimpled elbow, and all th ...
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
Our instructed vagrancy, which has hardly time to linger by the hedgerows, but runs away early to the tropics, and is at home with ...
What quarrel, what harshness, what unbelief in each other can subsist in the presence of a great calamity, when all the artificial ...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
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