melt in one's mouth quotes

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She looked as though butter wouldn't melt in her mouth--or anywhere else.
I light matches and put them in my mouth,
and my teeth melt but the greenery hisses on.
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The mercury sank in the mouth of the dying day.
What instruments we have agree
The day of his death was a dark cold day.
Oh! Caesonia, I knew men could despair, but I did not know what that word meant. I thought like, everyone else, that it was an ail ...
If you love music, hear it; go to operas, concerts and pay fiddlers to play to you; but I insist on your neither piping nor fiddli ...
The Irishman in English literature may be said to have been born with an apology in his mouth.
The word "obligation" is very seldom in my thoughts, and consequently very seldom is it uttered by my tongue. For I am satisfied t ...
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 ...
Once, when dust rolled up from the road and the fields were high with heavy-handled wheat and the leaves of every tree were gray a ...
It is not likely,... let me live as I will, that I shall ever be a rich woman, if I am to live in America; the cost of one's exist ...
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