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Sometimes a musical phrase would perfectly sum up
The mood of a moment. One of those lovelorn sonatas
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The actors today really need the whip hand. They're so lazy. They haven't got the sense of pride in their profession that the less ...
Printed prose is historically a most peculiar, almost an aberrant way of telling stories, and by far the most inherently anestheti ...
Who among us has not, in moments of ambition, dreamt of the miracle of a form of poetic prose, musical but without rhythm and rhym ...
Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed, an architectonic one when it is built, and a textile one ...
A pregnant woman and her spouse dream of three babies--the perfect four-month-old who rewards them with smiles and musical cooing, ...
A cry of bitter dead men who will never
Attend a gentle maker of musical joy.
It is unjust that Italy should claim musical pre-eminence, even forcing Italian on music as its international language, when Italy ...
"He is a charming boy!" my Lady exclaimed. "Even his snores are more musical than those of other boys!"
Some men are like musical glasses; to produce their finest tones, you must keep them wet.
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