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An illustrious individual remarks that Mrs. [Elizabeth Cady] Stanton is the salt, Anna Dickinson the pepper, and Miss [Susan B.] A ...
Although its growth may seem to have been slow, it is to be remembered that it is not a shrub, or plant, to shoot up in the summer ...
Such epithets, like pepper,
Give zest to what you write;
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We are thus assisted by natural objects in the expression of particular meanings. But how great a language to convey such pepper-c ...
Taking a good mouthful, I felt as though I had taken liquid fire; the tomato was chile colorado, or red pepper, of the purest kind ...
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper;
A peck of pickled pepper Peter Piper picked.
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Sir Andrew Aguecheek. Here's the challenge, read it. I warrant there's vinegar and pepper in't.
Fabian. Is't so saucy?
Here's neither bush nor shrub to bear off any weather at all. And another storm brewing, I hear it sing i' the wind. Yond same bla ...
Certain it is that scandal is good brisk talk, whereas praise of one's neighbour is by no means lively hearing. An acquaintance gr ...
Notwithstanding the universal barrenness, and the contiguity of the desert, I never saw an autumnal landscape so beautifully paint ...
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