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...many men choose a wife amid the deft-fingered clerks in preference to the society misses. The woman clerk has studied the value ...
...there are important considerations in the world beyond plain sewing and teaching dull little boys the alphabet. Any woman who h ...
Twenty-five or thirty years ago it was natural for a girl to look forward to marriage as embodying all that was of consequence in ...
It is an accepted fact and one that is wholly in accordance with a proper American spirit of democracy, that girls should be educa ...
In France, and at the most important period of our history, Catherine de' Medici has suffered more from popular error than any oth ...
Et Saint Apollinaire, raide et ascétique,
Vieille usine désaffectée de Dieu, tient encore
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Je célébrai mon jour de fête
Dans une oasis d'Afrique
Vêtu d'une peau de girafe.
C'est à Paris que je me coiffe
Casque noir de jemenfoutiste.
You cannot have one well-bred man without a whole society of such. They keep each other up to any high point. Especially women;Mit ...
... no other railroad station in the world manages so mysteriously to cloak with compassion the anguish of departure and the dubio ...
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