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Next, 'real' is what we may call a trouser-word. It is usually thought, and I dare say usually rightly thought, that what one migh ...
Witticism. A sharp and clever remark, usually quoted and seldom noted; what the Philistine is pleased to call a "joke."
She noted that marriage is a very serious thing. I answered that no, it is not.... She just wanted to know if I would have accepte ...
The actions of each dancer were scrutinized with great care and any little mistake noted and remembered. The strain upon a dancer ...
When Mabelle Webb died, Clifton began the mourning that lasted until his own death. Noel Coward noted in a letter, . . . "Poor Cli ...
God preaches,--a noted clergyman,--
And the sermon is never long;
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While violent families often suffer from the stresses of poverty, family violence occurs at all levels of the social class structu ...
One may decide that the nipple most nearly resembles a newly ripened raspberry (never, be it noted, the plonk of water on a pond a ...
The obvious parallels between Star Wars and The Wizard of Oz have frequently been noted: in both there is the orphan hero who is r ...
I cannot love anyone if I hate myself. That is the reason why we feel so extremely uncomfortable in the presence of people who are ...
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