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He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth butter in
a lordly dish.
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A mangy-headed child is fine, as long as he's your own.
The nail that sticks up will be hammered down.
Bitches are aggressive, assertive, domineering, overbearing, strong-minded, spiteful, hostile, direct, blunt, candid, obnoxious, t ...
If the underdog were always right, one might quite easily try to defend him. The trouble is that very often he is but obscurely ri ...
Resorts advertised for waitresses, specifying that they "must appear in short clothes or no engagement." Below a Gospel Guide colu ...
Such moments as we prized in life:
The promise of a new day, living with lots of people
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In proper English households . . . one writer remembered in the 1630s as a time when, "The child perfectly loathed the sight of hi ...
That double-headed monster of damnation and salvation--Time.
A part, a large part, of travelling is an engagement of the ego v. the world.... The world is hydra headed, as old as the rocks an ...
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