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"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 sky was as full of motion and change as the desert beneath it was monotonous and still,--and there was so much sky, more than ...
A tree that can fill the span of a man's arms
Grows from a downy tip;
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Whether the flower looks better in the nosegay than in the meadow where it grew and we had to wet our feet to get it! Is the schol ...
Can fire be carried in the bosom without burning one's clothes? Or can one walk on hot coals without scorching the feet? So is he ...
What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
According to fiction, the hillman is a seven-foot combination of malnutrition and hookworm, asleep on his front porch with the dog ...
The purity of today will invest us like a breeze,
Only be hard, spare, ironical: something one can
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Not to find one's way in a city may well be uninteresting and banal. It requires ignorance--nothing more. But to lose oneself in a ...
The boys with their feet on the desks know that the easiest murder case in the world to break is the one somebody tried to get ver ...
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