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Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife,
Their sober wishes never learned to stray;
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It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs.
The only superiority in women that is tolerable to the rival sex is, as a rule, that of the unconscious kind; but a superiority wh ...
"I can make you happy," said he to the back of her head, across the bush. "You shall have a piano in a year or two--farmers' wives ...
He had just reached the time of life at which "young" is ceasing to be the prefix of "man" in speaking of one. He was at the brigh ...
It appears that ordinary men take wives because possession is not possible without marriage, and that ordinary women accept husban ...
It is safer to accept any chance that offers itself, and extemporize a procedure to fit it, than to get a good plan matured, and w ...
Theirs was that substantial affection which arises (if any arises at all) when the two who are thrown together begin first by know ...
To persons standing alone on a hill during a clear midnight such as this, the roll of the world eastward is almost a palpable move ...
It may have been observed that there is no regular path for getting out of love as there is for getting in. Some people look upon ...
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