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New York is a woman
holding, according to history,
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Once, when lying in bed with no paper at hand, he began to sketch the idea for a new machine on the back of his wife's nightgown. ...
Every morning I woke in dread, waiting for the day nurse to go on her rounds and announce from the list of names in her hand wheth ...
A radical is one of whom people say "He goes too far." A conservative, on the other hand, is one who "doesn't go far enough." Then ...
The hand that signed the treaty bred a fever,
And famine grew, and locusts came;
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The hand that signed the paper felled a city;
Five sovereign fingers taxed the breath,
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The five kings count the dead but do not soften
The crusted wound nor stroke the brow;
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And Change with hurried hand has swept these scenes:
The woods have fallen, across the meadow-lot
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And time brings down what is both strong and tall.
But plants new set to be eradicate,
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All cultural products contain a mixture of two elements: conventions and inventions. Conventions are elements which are known to b ...
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