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It has to be displayed, this face, on a more or less horizontal plane. Imagine a man wearing a mask, and imagine that the elastic ...
The zoo cannot but disappoint. The public purpose of zoos is to offer visitors the opportunity of looking at animals. Yet nowhere ...
"Babylon," exclaimed Rolf, who had to look down again and again at this net of shimmering strings of beads, this skein of light, t ...
My Vanquisher, spoild of his vanted spoile;
Death his deaths wound shall then receive, & stoop
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Everything to which we concede existence is a posit from the standpoint of a description of the theory-building process, and simul ...
The longer a woman remains single, the more apprehensive she will be of entering into the state of wedlock. At seventeen or eighte ...
[holds her by the hand, silent] O mother, mother!
What have you done? Behold, the heavens do ope,
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MY DEAR FRIEND,--I believe a good many conversations with you were left in an unfinished state, and now indeed I don't know where ...
As I sit looking out of a window of the building
I wish I did not have to write the instructional manual on the uses
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Let me go to hell, that's all I ask, and go on cursing them there, and them look down and hear me, that might take some of the shi ...
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