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My friend let loose, and sneezed. The air carefully gathered itself together again, after being locally at odds with prevailing cl ...
One of the few graces of getting old--and God knows there are few graces--is that if you've worked hard and kept your nose to the ...
In Little Rock the people bear
Babes, and comb and part their hair
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Jefferson Smith: I hate to stand here and try your patience like this, but either I'm dead right or I'm crazy.
Senator MacPhe
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I have paid no poll-tax for six years. I was put into a jail once on this account, for one night; and, as I stood considering the ...
The Channing you have seen and described is the real Simon Pure. You have seen him. Many a good ramble may you have together! You ...
These will be the ways of the king who will reign over you: he will take your sons and appoint them to his chariots and to be his ...
And he smote his enemies in the hinder parts: he put them to a perpetual reproach.
These pages reproduce me very imperfectly, and there are many things in me of which I find no trace in them. I suppose it is becau ...
Every European visitor to the United States is struck by the comparative rarity of what he would call a face, by the frequency of ...
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