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Prolonged illness can make one a good doctor.
But childhood prolonged, cannot remain a fairyland. It becomes a hell.
Masts in the offing wagged their tops;
The swinging waves pealed on the shore;
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When one is very young, to read is as it were to pour a continuous stream of water on a parched and virginal plain. The soil seems ...
To motorists bound to or from the Jersey shore, Perth Amboy consists of five traffic lights that sometimes tie up week-end traffic ...
Most of one's life is one prolonged effort to prevent oneself thinking.
It exhibits the effort of an essentially prosaic mind to lift itself, by a prolonged muscular strain, into poetry.
In all times and in all places--in Constantinople, northwestern Zambia, Victorian England, Sparta, Arabia, . . . medieval France, ...
There is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one's own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels with someone, for someone, ...
This is not a book. This is libel, slander, defamation of character. This is not a book, in the ordinary sense of the word. No, th ...
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