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He had seen the end of an era, the sunset of the pioneer. He had come upon it when already its glory was nearly spent. So in the b ...
The metaphor of the king as the shepherd of his people goes back to ancient Egypt. Perhaps the use of this particular convention i ...
Side by side with the Marxists of the northern cities, flourishing in the same situation and starting from the same premise, there ...
Children are born as individuals. If we fail to see that, if we see them as clay to be molded in any shape we like, the tougher on ...
I've been aboard this destroyer for two weeks now, and we've already been through four air attacks. I'm in the war at last, Doc. I ...
The island seemed deserted to-day, yet I observed some new houses among the weather-stained ones, as if the tribe still had a desi ...
The Catholic theological tradition is not a series of historically contiguous but different theologies; it is a continuous effort ...
Outside America I should hardly be believed if I told how simply, in my experience, Dover Street merged into the Back Bay.
The egg is back. The egg is back.
I am sure my bones would not rest in an English grave, or my clay mix with the earth of that country. I believe the thought would ...
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