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Sex can be defined fairly adequately in physiological terms as consisting of the building up of bodily tensions and their release. ...
The "Green-Eyed Monster" causes much woe, but the absence of this ugly serpent argues the presence of a corpse whose name is Eros.
One rational voice is dumb: over a grave
The household of Impulse mourns one dearly loved.
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May I, composed like them
Of Eros and of dust,
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José's my first non-rat romance. Not that he's my idea of the absolute finito. He's too prim and cautious to be my absolute ideal ...
The eros of advertising is lurid but not specific.
"I spit
honey out of my mouth:
nothing is second-best
after the sweet of Eros."
War bent and kissed the forehead,
that bright brow,
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How unpleasant to meet Mr. Eliot!
With his features of clerical cut,
And his brow so grim
And his mouth so prim
Test of the poet is knowledge of love,
For Eros is older than Saturn or Jove;
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