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The old--like children--talk to themselves, for they have reached that hopeless wisdom of experience which knows that though one w ...
[T]he minister preached a sermon on Jonah and the whale, at the end of which an old chief arose and declared, "We have heard sever ...
Murders are exciting and lift people into a heart-beating awe as religion is supposed to do, after seeing one in the street young ...
I long to talk with some old lover's ghost
Who died before the god of love was born.
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The right merchant is one who has the just average of faculties we call common sense; a man of a strong affinity for facts, who ma ...
"... I'll talk to you, old woman, afterward.
I've got some news that maybe isn't news.
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Women realize that we are living in an ungoverned world. At heart we are all pacifists. We should love to talk it over with the wa ...
Madame, it is an old word and each one takes it new and wears it out himself. It is a word that fills with meaning as a bladder wi ...
Young women that would not be thought coquettish, and old men that would not be ridiculous, should never talk of love, as if they ...
Dear Chloe, how blubbered is that pretty face!
Thy cheek all on fire, and thy hair all uncurled.
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