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Providing for one's family as a good husband and father is a water-tight excuse for making money hand over fist. Greed may be a si ...
Though it seems improbable on the face of it
You must master the huge retards and have faith in the slow
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I should like to suggest that at least on the face of it a stroke by stroke story of a copulation is exactly as absurd as a chew b ...
Maternity is on the face of it an unsocial experience. The selfishness that a woman has learned to stifle or to dissemble where sh ...
The face of Garbo is an Idea, that of Hepburn an Event.
It looks as if we may be presented with a kind of vast municipal fire station.... What is proposed is like a monstrous carbuncle o ...
The face of the water, in time, became a wonderful book--a book that was a dead language to the uneducated passenger, but which to ...
Modern photographers can reduce bones to formlessness, and change a face of the most strange, exquisite and unfathomable beauty in ...
Behold I have given you every herb bearing seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is the fruit of ...
Could it not be that just at the moment masculinity has brought us to the brink of nuclear destruction or ecological suicide, wome ...
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