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And no one, it seemed, had had the presence of mind
To initiate proceedings or stop the wheel
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Analogies between the stage and the screen assume that they deal with the same material. But they don't. The material of the scree ...
The cannon thunders ... limbs fly in all directions ... one can hear the groans of victims and the howling of those performing the ...
When performing an autopsy, even the most inveterate spiritualist would have to question where the soul is.
There is not a Musselman alive who would not imagine that he was performing an action pleasing to God and his Holy Prophet by exte ...
Do you see that kitten chasing so prettily her own tail? If you could look with her eyes, you might see her surrounded with hundre ...
Athletes and actors--let actors stand for the set of performing artists--share much. They share the need to make gesture as fluid ...
It is curious to speculate why pornography is considered especially likely to stimulate its readers into performing the activities ...
Let no guilty man escape, if it can be avoided.... No personal considerations should stand in the way of performing a duty.
More than in any other performing arts the lack of respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that every layman considers hi ...
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