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every day they die
Among us, those who were doing us some good,
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At a tender age, I commandeered half a quire of foolscap from my father's desk and sat down to write a book. ...I had observed on ...
Wind goes from farm to farm in wave on wave,
But carries no cry of what is hoped to be.
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Almost two months married.... A better wife I never hoped to have.... She bears with my "innocent peculiarities" so kindly, so lov ...
American manners have evolved in a climate in many ways very different from those of the civilization to which most Americans owe ...
It is a thoughtless and immodest presumption to learn anything about art from philosophy. Some do begin as if they hoped to learn ...
The root of the problem is not so much that our people have lost confidence in government, but that government has demonstrated ti ...
I made him a low curtsy and thanked him for the honor he intended me, but told him I had no kind of ambition to be his upper serva ...
We shall have to begin all over again. [Taft hoped that] the Senators might change their minds, or that the people might change th ...
When I came out of prison,--for some one interfered, and paid that tax,--I did not perceive that great changes had taken place on ...
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