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Johnny Rocco: Yeah, yeah, that's me. Sure, I was all of those things. And more! When Rocco talked everybody shut up and listened! ...
"Would you--be good enough--" Alice panted out, after running a little further, "to stop a minute--just to get--one's breath again ...
The sick man must follow his illness to the place where it is treated.... He is set aside in one of the technical and secret zones ...
The war won't ever be over... too damn profitable, do you get me? Back home they're coining money, the British are coining money; ...
To be a leader of men one must turn one's back on men.
And so I will take back up my poor life, so plain and so tranquil, where phrases are adventures and the only flowers I gather are ...
I turned and looked back up at the sky,
Where we still look to ask the why
Of everything below.
They look quite promising in the shop; and not entirely without hope when I get them back into my wardrobe. But then, when I put t ...
Tara! Home. I'll go home, and I'll think of some way to get him back. After all, tomorrow is another day!
... less and less of luck, and more and more
Of failure spreading back up the arm
Earlier and earlier ...
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