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Small children do not pretend to be sick.
Your Englishman, confronted by something abnormal will always pretend that it isn't there. If he can't pretend that, he will look ...
The Englishman can get along with sex quite perfectly so long as he can pretend that it isn't sex but something else.
The race of prophets is extinct. Europe is becoming set in its ways, slowly embalming itself beneath the wrappings of its borders, ...
Nobody knows what the cause is,
Though some pretend they do;
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Saturday mornings we listened to Red Lantern & his undersea folk.
At 11, Let's Pretend/& we did/& I, the poet, still do, Than
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Writing long books is a laborious and impoverishing act of foolishness: expanding in five hundred pages an idea that could be perf ...
I had a strong curiosity to be satisfied if he persisted in disbelieving a future state even when he had death before his eyes.... ...
Pockets: What color is a giraffe?
Dallas: Well, mostly yellow.
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I wish, said Mr. [Fulke] Greville, men would not pretend to write of what they cannot be masters of. Another country--it is imposs ...
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