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She was a phantom of delight
When first she gleamed upon my sight;
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O reason, reason, abstract phantom of the waking state, I had already expelled you from my dreams, now I have reached a point wher ...
If only the phantom would stop reappearing!
Business, if you wanted to know, was punk at the opera.
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In the wings the tenor hungers
For the heroine's convulsive kiss, and Faust
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Women are taught that their main goal in life is to serve others--first men, and later, children. This prescription leads to enorm ...
The first revolt is against the supreme tyranny of theology, of the phantom of God. As long as we have a master in heaven, we will ...
My business is stanching blood and feeding fainting men; my post the open field between the bullet and the hospital. I sometimes d ...
A woman spent all Christmas Day in a telephone box without ringing anyone. If someone comes to phone, she leaves the box, then res ...
[T]he syndrome known as life is too diffuse to admit of palliation. For every symptom that is eased, another is made worse. The ho ...
I doubt that I would have taken so many leaps in my own writing or been as clear about my feminist and political commitments if I ...
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