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Writing or printing is like shooting with a rifle; you may hit your reader's mind, or miss it;Mbut talking is like playing at a ma ...
Contramasculinity: the apparent selflessness of the female, who allows every man who comes her way to shape her; her lack of resis ...
Let us consider for a moment the following argument. The child plays in complete--we can well say, in sacred--earnest. But it play ...
Virtue is social. Are, then, these routines
Playing at goodness, like going to church?
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Playing at make-believe, the young child becomes the all-powerful person he cannot be in reality. In pretending, the child takes c ...
A new kind of woman with deep-rooted values is changing the way we live. Market researchers call it "neo-traditionalism." To us it ...
What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
At the Denver House, a hastily erected log structure roofed and partitioned with canvas, described by Horace Greeley in 1859 as "T ...
Rimbaud and Verlaine, precious pair of poets,
Genius in both (but what is genius?) playing
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What I wanted to get at is the value difference between pornographic playing-cards when you're a kid, and pornographic playing-car ...
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