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There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate lay a poor ma ...
With two sons born eighteen months apart, I operated mainly on automatic pilot through the ceaseless activity of their early child ...
Gold and silver are but merchandise, as well as cloth or linen; and that nation that buys the least, and sells the most, must alwa ...
Then, since that I may know,
As liberally as to a midwife, show
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The incessant repetition of the same hand-work dwarfs the man, robs him of his strength, wit, and versatility, to make a pin- poli ...
This is my decree. The bodies of those who died well and bravely by my side shall be delivered to the City of the Dead. Fine linen ...
Always polite, fastidiously dressed in a linen duster and mask, he used to leave behind facetious rhymes signed "Black Bart, Po--8 ...
He packs wool sheared in April, honey
in combs, linen, leather
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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 ...
It is not linen you're wearing out
But human creatures' lives!
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