melegueta pepper quotes

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An illustrious individual remarks that Mrs. [Elizabeth Cady] Stanton is the salt, Anna Dickinson the pepper, and Miss [Susan B.] A ...
Such epithets, like pepper,
Give zest to what you write;
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We are thus assisted by natural objects in the expression of particular meanings. But how great a language to convey such pepper-c ...
Taking a good mouthful, I felt as though I had taken liquid fire; the tomato was chile colorado, or red pepper, of the purest kind ...
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper;
A peck of pickled pepper Peter Piper picked.
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Sir Andrew Aguecheek. Here's the challenge, read it. I warrant there's vinegar and pepper in't.
Fabian. Is't so saucy?
Certain it is that scandal is good brisk talk, whereas praise of one's neighbour is by no means lively hearing. An acquaintance gr ...
"If everybody minded their own business," the Duchess said in a hoarse growl, "the world would go round a deal faster than it does ...
Speak roughly to your little boy,
And beat him when he sneezes:
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Women may give lip service to wanting husbands who take on an equal role in raising children, but many will pull rank when an impo ...
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