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Well, if it isn't Aurora Ratchett, goddess of the dawn, a sight for sore eyes.... I always think of Ebenezer Pritchett, the day he ...
Solitary and farouche people don't have relationships; they are quite unrelatable. If you and I were capable of being altogether h ...
In our family, as far as we are concerned, we were born and what happened before that is myth.
The difference between farce and humour in literature is, I suppose, that farce strums louder and louder on one string, while humo ...
The principle of procrastinated rape is said to be the ruling one in all the great bestsellers.
How extraordinary it is that one feels most guilt about the sins one is unable to commit.
Life--how curious is that habit that makes us think it is not here, but elsewhere.
Well, youth is the period of assumed personalities and disguises. It is the time of the sincerely insincere.
It is often said that in Ireland there is an excess of genius unsustained by talent; but there is talent in the tongues.
The only serious rival to Pepys is Boswell, but Boswell is a snail without a shell. He trails through life unhoused and exclamator ...
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