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We seem, as it were, to have conquered and peopled half the world in a fit of absence of mind.
There might you have beheld one joy crown another, so and in such manner that it seemed sorrow wept to take leave of them, for the ...
Here, under leave of Brutus and the rest--
For Brutus is an honorable man;
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So we took leave of Cape Cod and its inhabitants. We liked the manners of the last, what little we saw of them, very much. They we ...
When money disappears, we soon understand the power of absence.
Study me then, you who shall lovers be
At the next world, that is, at the next spring:
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The kinship between the Prometheus myth and the Book of Job is obvious enough. Both heroes, blameless and upright, suffer at the h ...
As for evildoers, for them awaits a painful chastisement;
but for those who believe, and do deeds
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A good word is as a good tree--
its roots are firm,
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Being your slave, what should I do but tend
Upon the hours and times of your desire?
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