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Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to play a little on our own.
Won't you play a simple melody
Like my mother sang to me--
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If it is not a tragical life we live, then I know not what to call it. Such a story as that of Jesus Christ,--the history of Jerus ...
There is on the earth no institution which Friendship has established; it is not taught by any religion; no scripture contains its ...
Some interests have got a footing on the earth which we have not made sufficient allowance for.
As it was cold, I collected quite a pile of wood and lay down on a board against the side of the building, not having any blanket ...
Some carpenters were at work here mending a scow on the green and sloping bank. The strokes of their mallets echoed from shore to ...
Late in the afternoon we passed a man on the shore fishing with a long birch pole.... The characteristics and pursuits of various ...
Priests and physicians should never look one another in the face. They have no common ground, nor is there any to mediate between ...
As the light increased, I discovered around me an ocean of mist, which by chance reached up exactly to the base of the tower, and ...
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