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Captain Prescott: I don't like this. I don't like her coming here.
Mr. Beardsley: She's had me worried for some time, a woman
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Make a candle to get light; read a book to get enlightened.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unali ...
"Tall tales" were told of the sociability of the Texans, one even going so far as to picture a member of the Austin colony forcing ...
No it is better not. She would only ask me to take a message to Albert.
In one notable instance, where the United States Army and a hundred years of persuasion failed, a highway has succeeded. The Semin ...
Reporters for tabloid newspapers beat a path to the park entrance each summer when the national convention of nudists is held, but ...
Alexander Woollcott broadcasts the story of the wife who returned a dog to the Seeing Eye with this note attached: "I am sending t ...
If I have a defect
It's a wish to comply
And see as I'm bid.
You don't hit a child when you want him to stop hitting. You don't yell at a children to get them to stop yelling. Or spit at a ch ...
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