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Boredom is like a pitiless zooming in on the epidermis of time. Every instant is dilated and magnified like the pores of the face.
There were no clouds, the sun was going down in a limpid, gold-washed sky. Just as the lower edge of the red disk rested on the hi ...
Marriage accustomed one to the good things, so one came to take them for granted, but magnified the bad things, so they came to fe ...
Magnified apples appear and disappear,
Stem end and blossom end,
And every fleck of russet showing clear.
Magnified one thousand times, the insect
Looks farcically human; laugh if you will!
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Under the influence of fear, which always leads men to take a pessimistic view of things, they magnified their enemies' resources, ...
Dug from the tomb of taste-refining time,
Each form is exquisite, each block sublime.
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Tom was a glittering hero once more--the pet of the old, the envy of the young. His name even went into immortal print, for the vi ...
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