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Won't you play a simple melody
Like my mother sang to me--
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A man's idea in a card game is war--cruel, devastating and pitiless. A lady's idea of it is a combination of larceny, embezzlement ...
And we shall play a game of chess,
Pressing lidless eyes and waiting for a knock upon the door.
Firm in our beliefs without dismay,
In any game the nations want to play.
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In poker there is, of course, no attempt to disguise the aggressive element. Poker is a fighting game, a game in which each player ...
Are you in want of amusement nowadays? Then play a little at the game of getting a living. There was never anything equal to it. D ...
The child knows only that he engages in play because it is enjoyable. He isn't aware of his need to play--a need which has its sou ...
Nothing matters but the facts. Without them, the science of criminal investigation is nothing more than a guessing game.
That's a sucker game, Doc. There's probably fifty fellows around town just waitin' to see you get liquored up, so they can fill ya ...
To care for the quarrels of the past, to identify oneself passionately with a cause that became, politically speaking, a losing ca ...
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