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The women who take husbands not out of love but out of greed, to get their bills paid, to get a fine house and clothes and jewels; ...
A single woman, with a very narrow income, must be a ridiculous, disagreeable, old maid! the proper sport of boys and girls; but a ...
None but a maid is roused by a love song. And this was a maid, an old maid.
Can it be that chance has made me one of those women so immersed in one man that, whether they are barren or not, they carry with ...
Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.
If matrimony be really beneficial to society, the custom that ... married women alone are allowed any claim to place, is as useful ...
Better be an old maid, a woman with herself as a husband, than the wife of a fool; and Solomon more than hints that all men are fo ...
The Sea Tiger was built to fight. She deserves a better epitaph than "Commissioned 1940. Sank 1941. Engagements, none. Shots fired ...
Love is the direct opposite of hate. By definition it's something you can't feel for more than a few minutes at a time, so what's ...
Identity is a bag and a gag. Yet it exists for me with all the force of a fatal disease. Obviously I am here, a mind and a body. T ...
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