hors d'oeuvre quotes

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[I]n our country economy, letter writing is an hors d'oeuvre. It is no part of the regular routine of the day.
This is just a footnote, though a microcosmic one perhaps, to the greater curve
Of the elaboration; it asks no place in it, o
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A clerk ther was of Oxenford also
That unto logyk hadde longe ygo.
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Short was his gowne, with sleves longe and wyde.
Wel koude he sitte on hors and faire ryde.
Roast Beef, Medium, is not only a food. It is a philosophy. Seated at Life's Dining Table, with the menu of Morals before you, you ...
Hors d'oeuvres have always a pathetic interest for me; they remind me of one's childhood that one goes through wondering what the ...
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