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Thou thyself hast been a libertine,
As sensual as the brutish sting itself.
Words ... are little houses, each with its cellar and garret. Common sense lives on the ground floor, always ready to engage in 'f ...
What side of American life is not touched by this antithesis? What explanation of American life is more central or more illuminati ...
The high that proved too high, the heroic for earth too hard,
The passion that left the ground to lose itself in the sky,
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Like other high subjects, the Law gives no ground to common sense.
Bonnie Lee: Why doesn't he jump?
Kidd Dabb: Why, why should he jump? He's made of rubber, he is. He wants to hit the ground t
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Once, when dust rolled up from the road and the fields were high with heavy-handled wheat and the leaves of every tree were gray a ...
The father of a daughter is nothing but a high-class hostage. A father turns a stony face to his sons, berates them, shakes his an ...
We had got a loaf of home-made bread, and musk and water melons for dessert. For this farmer, a clever and well-disposed man, cult ...
The most foreign and picturesque structures on the Cape, to an inlander, not excepting the salt-works, are the windmills,--gray- l ...
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