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More broadly across time and cultures, it seems, one perennial piece of advice to father has been the importance of acting tenderl ...
I have no doubt that they lived pretty much the same sort of life in the Homeric age, for men have always thought more of eating t ...
Because of something told under the famished horn
Of the hunter's moon, that hung between the night and the day,
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The work is rather too light, bright, and sparkling; it wants
shade; it wants to be stretched out here and there with a long<
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These studies which stimulate the young, divert the old, are an ornament in prosperity and a refuge and comfort in adversity; they ...
Ours is the old, old story of every uprising race or class or order. The work of elevation must be wrought by ourselves or not at ...
Many politicians of our time are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that no people ought to be free till ...
Always the same old story--
Father Time and Mother Earth,
A marriage on the rocks.
The child thinks of growing old as an almost obscene calamity, which for some mysterious reason will never happen to itself. All w ...
I can't hide it any longer. I love you. It's the old story, boy meets girl--Romeo and Juliet--Minneapolis and St. Paul!
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