pinch cake quotes

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Along with them
They brought one Pinch, a hungry lean-faced villain,
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Life for me has been exactly what I thought it would be--a cake, which I have eaten and had too.
So that the old joy, modest as cake, as wine and friendship
Will stay with us at the last, backed by the night
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The first year was like icing.
Then the cake started to show through.
As I pursued my bodily functions, wanting
Neither fire nor water,
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"It is such a beautiful day I had to write you a letter
From the tower, and to show I'm not mad:
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"End of tomorrow.
Don't try to start the car or look deeper
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My face looks like a wedding-cake left out in the rain.
Vanity, or to call it by a gentler name, the desire of admiration and applause, is, perhaps, the most universal principle of human ...
Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and think that such killing is no murder.
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