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When an old Woman begins to doat [sic], and grow chargeable to a Parish, she is generally turned into a Witch, and fills the whole ...
Men are to be guided only by their self-interests. Good government is a good balancing of these; and, except a keen eye and appeti ...
I have to change how people view themselves in the world. I have to get people to believe they can in fact make a difference.... W ...
The very best place to be in all the world is St. Mary's parish, Jamaica. And the best spot in St. Mary's is Port Maria, though al ...
There is not a single crowned head in Europe whose talents or merit would entitle him to be elected a vestryman by the people of a ...
He gathers all the parish there;
Points out the place of either yew,
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The ecclesiastical history of this town interested us somewhat. It appears that ... "in 1662, the town agreed that a part of every ...
Sometimes I wonder why God ever trusts talent in the hands of women, they usually make such an infernal mess of it. I think He mus ...
Now that Stevenson is dead I can think of but one English- speaking author who is really keeping his self-respect and sticking for ...
If a joyous elephant should break forth into song, his lay would probably be very much like Whitman's famous "Song of Myself." It ...
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