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They don't advertise for killers in the newspaper. That was my profession. Ex-cop. Ex- blade runner. Ex-killer.
Along with them
They brought one Pinch, a hungry lean-faced villain,
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On a flat road runs the well-trained runner,
He is lean and sinewy with muscular legs,
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My days are swifter than a runner; they flee away, they see no good. They go by like skiffs of reed, like an eagle swooping on the ...
As I pursued my bodily functions, wanting
Neither fire nor water,
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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.
I wish to speak with all respect of persons, but sometimes I must pinch myself to keep awake, and preserve the due decorum. They m ...
... word-sniffing ... is an addiction, like glue--or snow--sniffing in a somewhat less destructive way, physically if not economic ...
MAMA: Son--how come you talk so much 'bout money?
WALTER: Because it is life, Mama!
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