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Just as the French of the nineteenth century invested their surplus capital in a railway-system in the belief that they would make ...
Paris is the city in which one loves to live. Sometimes I think this is because it is the only city in the world where you can ste ...
I can't quite define my aversion to asking questions of strangers. From snatches of family battles which I have heard drifting up ...
Perfect present has no existence in our consciousness. As I said years ago in Erewhon, it lives but upon the sufferance of past an ...
Green, green is El Aghir. It has a railway station,
And the wealth of its soil has borne many another fruit:
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They sought it with thimbles, they sought it with care;
They pursued it with forks and hope;
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Her personality had an architectonic quality; I think of her when I see some of the great London railway termini, especially St. P ...
Just as the sentence contains one idea in all its fullness, so the paragraph should embrace a distinct episode; and as sentences s ...
Manners aim to facilitate life, to get rid of impediments, and bring the man pure to energize. They aid our dealing and conversati ...
Railway termini ... are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, ...
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