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The gentlemen [at a ball], as they passed and repassed, looked as if they thought we were quite at their disposal, and only waitin ...
This perpetual round of constrained civilities to persons quite indifferent to us, is the most provoking and tiresome thing in the ...
If tragedy is made effective by provoking the phenomenon which psychology calls "empathy"Mby causing us, that is to say, actually ...
Passivity can be a provoking modus operandi;
Consider the Empire and Gandhi.
As her sons have seen her: the mother in patriarchy: controlling, erotic, castrating, heart-suffering, guilt-ridden, and guilt-pro ...
I write about violence as naturally as Jane Austen wrote about manners. Violence shapes and obsesses our society, and if we do not ...
He that filches from me my good name
Robs me of that which not enriches him,
And makes me poor indeed.
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