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The Frost performs its secret ministry,
Unhelped by any wind. The owlet's cry
...
It is the foible especially of American youth,--pretension. The mark of the man of the world is absence of pretension. He does not ...
The mark of the man of the world is absence of pretension. He does not make a speech; he takes a low business-tone, avoids all bra ...
Constantly risking absurdity
and death
...
If every day a man takes orders in silence from an incompetent superior, if every day he solemnly performs ritual acts which he pr ...
As he walks away on his own two feet--the toddler's body-mind has reached its moment of perfection. The world is his and he the mi ...
Each time a mediocre singer performs, he is saying, in effect, "This is good enough for you." The audience, thrust into that famil ...
with proper grace
Informing a correct compassion, that performs its love, and makes it
live.
To the small naked children, running lightly in the sun beneath the palm-trees, the little girl's sex membership is as clear as he ...
A gentleman of Typee can bring up a numerous family of children and give them all a highly respectable cannibal education, with in ...
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