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The family is both a biological and a cultural group. It is biologic in sense that it is the best arrangement for begetting childr ...
To recover a buried treasure without having it disappear miraculously in the process, one must be entitled to it, and also be will ...
The Apache have a legend that the coyote brought them fire and that the bear in his hibernations communes with the spirits of the ...
According to fiction, the hillman is a seven-foot combination of malnutrition and hookworm, asleep on his front porch with the dog ...
Religious fervor makes the devil a very real personage, and anything awe-inspiring or not easily understood is usually connected w ...
Po' buckra an' dog walk one pat' (The poor man and dog walk the same path).
Ef yo' play wid puppy, ee lick yo' face (Familiarity breeds contempt).
If we should swap a good library for a second-rate stump speech and not ask for boot, it would be thoroughly in tune with our hear ...
The candidate tells us we are the "backbone of the State," and we know that it is true, not because we are possessed of certain en ...
Oh Death he is a little man,
And he goes from do' to do' ...
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