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Long ago I added to the true old adage of "What is everybody's business is nobody's business," another clause which, I think, more ...
Well, the wedding is over, the good folks are joined for better for worse--a shocking clause that!--'tis preparing one to lead a l ...
My paternal grandmother would not light a fire on the Sabbath and piled all Sunday's washing-up in a bucket, to be dealt with on M ...
The cherry orchard is now mine!... I bought the estate on which my grandfather and father were slaves, where they were not even pe ...
In two or three hundred years life on earth will be unimaginably beautiful, astounding. Man needs such a life and if it hasn't yet ...
My grandfather fell on Vinegar Hill,
And fighting was not his trade;
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"Wotever is, is right, as the young nobleman sveetly remarked wen they put him down in the pension list 'cos his mother's uncle's ...
Cheryl: Will you sleep with me?
Wyatt Earp: Cheryl, I'm old enough to be your father.
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Lt. Carson: My grandmother was a full-bodied Cherokee Indian.
Lili: How exciting.
Lt. Carson: It was for my grandfather.
In the learned journal, in the influential newspaper, I discern no form; only some irresponsible shadow; oftener some monied corpo ...
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