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I do not say a proverb is amiss when aptly and reasonably applied, but to be forever discharging them, right or wrong, hit or miss ...
[Lucy's] Aunt Margaret [Boggs] and Miss Sharpe are here on their way to a Woman's Rights Convention in Dayton. My point on this su ...
The art of invective resembles the art of boxing. Very few fights are won with the straight left. It is too obvious, and it can be ...
Huckleberry Finn is a companion piece to Tom Sawyer, but a companion piece in reverse, a mirror image; it is the American un-succe ...
An illustrious individual remarks that Mrs. [Elizabeth Cady] Stanton is the salt, Anna Dickinson the pepper, and Miss [Susan B.] A ...
You played a party with a prince and Miss de Zuylen. You was shocked, or rather offended, with her unlimited vivacity.
The aphorist is a hit and run artist.
The distance between your place in the kitchen and Miss Vollard's place in the dining room is considerable.
The pirate gaped at Belinda's dragon,
And gulped some grog from his pocket flagon,
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For most of my adult life, I have been an emotional hit-and- run driver--that is, a reporter. I made people like me, trust me, ope ...
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