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Idleness makes people feeble and peevish. Work makes them stalwart and prone to anger.
Women hock their jewels and their husbands' insurance policies to acquire an unaccustomed shade in hair or crêpe de chine. Why th ...
No peevish winter wind shall chill
No sullen tropic sun shall wither
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On a very rough-and-ready basis we might define an eccentric as a man who is a law unto himself, and a crank as one who, having de ...
Has anyone ever told you that you overplay your various roles rather severely, Mr. Kaplan? First you're the outraged Madison Avenu ...
Why should we in our peevish opposition
Take it to heart?
A peevish self-willed harlotry,
One that no persuasion can do good upon.
Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper,
Thy head, thy sovereign; one that cares for thee,
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