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To find the length of an object, we have to perform certain
physical operations. The concept of length is therefore fixed whe
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I do not think I had ever seen a nastier-looking man.... Under the black hat, when I had first seen them, the eyes had been those ...
Feminism was recognized by the average man as a conflict in which it was impossible for a man, as a chivalrous gentleman, as a res ...
With a new familiarity and a flesh-creeping "homeliness" entirely of this unreal, materialistic world, where all "sentiment" is co ...
As a result of the feminist revolution, "feminine" becomes an abusive epithet.
Sinclair Lewis is the perfect example of the false sense of time of the newspaper world.... [ellipsis in source] He was always dom ...
Life ... is not simply a series of exciting new ventures. The future is not always a whole new ball game. There tends to be unfini ...
How cheerfully he seems to grin,
How neatly spreads his claws,
Don't let him know she liked them best,
For this must ever be
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Speak roughly to your little boy,
And beat him when he sneezes:
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