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Better be with the dead,
Whom we, to gain our peace, have sent to peace,
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I ask myself: what are my views on death, the next world, God? I look into my mind and discover I am too much of a mannikin to hav ...
"Tall tales" were told of the sociability of the Texans, one even going so far as to picture a member of the Austin colony forcing ...
Parents ... are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfil the promise of their early years.
The happiest part of a man's life is what he passes lying awake in bed in the morning.
There is this difference between a story and a poem, that a story is a catalogue of detached facts, which have no other connection ...
We are like travellers using the cinders of a volcano to roast their eggs. Whilst we see that it always stands ready to clothe wha ...
The abominable doctrine taught in the pulpit, the press, in books and elsewhere, is that the whole duty of women is self- abasemen ...
Think of submitting our measure to the advice of politicians! I would as soon submit the subject of the equality of a goose to a f ...
A very simple and useful device is to have a memorandum-book, so small that it can be easily carried in the pocket, to be used ins ...
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