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The ascetic makes a necessity out of virtue.
Thy brother by decree is banishèd.
If thou dost bend, and pray, and fawn for him,
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Lord Hamlet, with his doublet all unbraced,
No hat upon his head, his stockings fouled,
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Why are we never quite at ease in the presence of a schoolmaster? Because we are conscious that he is not quite at his ease in our ...
When we sent our first child off to school I experienced a jarring moment, an epiphany. I had been teaching young children for man ...
John Robie: And jewelry--you never wear any.
Frances Stevens: I don't like cold things touching my skin.
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A puff of wind, a puff faint and tepid and laden with strange odours of blossoms, of aromatic wood, comes out the still night--the ...
Don't you realize that this is a new empire? Why, folks, there's never been anything like this since creation. Creation, huh, that ...
For most of my adult life, I have been an emotional hit-and- run driver--that is, a reporter. I made people like me, trust me, ope ...
Perhaps I am no one.
True, I have a body
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