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So doth the swan her downy cygnets save,
Keeping them prisoner underneath her wings.
I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humili ...
When offense occurred, Slaughter took the trail, and seldom returned with a live prisoner. Usually he reported that he had chased ...
The concentration camps, by making death itself anonymous (making it impossible to find out whether a prisoner is dead or alive), ...
The son will run away from the family not at eighteen but at twelve, emancipated by his gluttonous precocity; he will fly not to s ...
Allusion has been made to [Proust's] contempt for the literature that "describes," for the realists and naturalists worshipping th ...
Hemingway was a prisoner of his style. No one can talk like the characters in Hemingway except the characters in Hemingway. His st ...
I am prisoner of a gaudy and unlivable present, where all forms of human society have reached an extreme of their cycle and there ...
The only conception of freedom I can have is that of the prisoner or the individual in the midst of the State. The only one I know ...
In prison, those things witheld from and denied to the prisoner become precisely what he wants most of all.
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