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"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
There is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress.
There are bills to be paid, machines to keep in repair,
Irregular verbs to learn, the Time Being to redeem
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The barometer that shows "variable" is an ironic indictment of God.
The irregular and intimate quality of things made entirely by the human hand.
Between a sign and the thing it signifies there is the fixed, determined relationship of cause and effect. We see this in the case ...
Philosophy, astronomy, and politics were marked at zero, I remember. Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud stains f ...
The lot of man is ceaseless labour,
Or ceaseless idleness, which is still harder,
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There were three in the meadow by the brook
Gathering up windrows, piling cocks of hay,
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When the weather is bad as it was yesterday, everybody, almost everybody, feels cross and gloomy. Our thin linen tents--about like ...
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