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But compared with the task of selecting a piece of French pastry held by an impatient waiter a move in chess is like reaching for ...
Even in a bamboo tube, a snake still wants to wiggle.
One of the great natural phenomena is the way in which a tube of toothpaste suddenly empties itself when it hears that you are pla ...
Next we come to the bronchial buster, or the man (it is usually a man) who, being in the throes of a terrific throat and tube trou ...
"My ancestors were all famous for military genius."
My Lady smiled graciously. "It often runs in families," she remarked: "ju
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I can't accept "our nervous age," since mankind has been nervous during every age. Whoever fears nervousness should turn into a st ...
The desert is not only around the corner,
The desert is squeezed in the tube-train next to you,
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Or as, when an underground train, in the tube, stops too long between stations
And the conversation rises and slowly fades in
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Even crushed against his brother in the Tube the average Englishman pretends desperately that he is alone.
I place these numbed wrists to the pane
watching white uniforms whisk over
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