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I review novels to make money, because it is easier for a sluggard to write an article a fortnight than a book a year, because the ...
Phlebas the Phoenician, a fortnight dead,
Forgot the cry of gulls, and the deep sea swell
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We fetch fire and water, run about all day among the shops and markets, and get our clothes and shoes made and mended, and are the ...
All the terrors of the French Republic, which held Austria in awe, were unable to command her diplomacy. But Napoleon sent to Vien ...
Depend upon it, Sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.
It is all a question of sensitiveness. Brute force and overbearing may make a terrific effect. But in the end, that which lives li ...
Honeymoon lasts not nowadays above a fortnight.
Three years ago, also, when the Sims tragedy was acted, I said to myself, There is such an officer, if not such a man, as the Gove ...
I was never molested by any person but those who represented the State. I had no lock nor bolt but for the desk which held my pape ...
At this season I seldom had a visitor. When the snow lay deepest no wanderer ventured near my house for a week or fortnight at a t ...
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