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And no one, it seemed, had had the presence of mind
To initiate proceedings or stop the wheel
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The anarchy, assassination, and sacrilege by which the Kingdom of France has been disgraced, desolated, and polluted for some year ...
The objects of a financier are, then, to secure an ample revenue; to impose it with judgment and equality; to employ it economical ...
A grimy fly can soil the entire wall and a small, dirty little act can ruin the entire proceedings.
The House of Commons starts its proceedings with a prayer. The chaplain looks at the assembled members with their varied intellige ...
A new kind of award has been added--the deathbed award. It is not an award of any kind. Either the recipient has not acted at all, ...
The gaze implies a concentration of the spectator's activity into that of looking, the glance implies that no extraordinary effort ...
To persons standing alone on a hill during a clear midnight such as this, the roll of the world eastward is almost a palpable move ...
And he smiled a kind of sickly smile, and curled up on the floor,
And the subsequent proceedings interested him no more.
From his proceedings in Congress, he appears demented, and his actings and doings inspire my pity more than anger.
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