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The red-letter days, now become, to all intents and purposes, dead-letter days.
My weary limbs are scarcely stretched for repose, before red dawn peeps into my chamber window, and the birds in the whispering le ...
On the breast of her gown, in fine red cloth, surrounded with an elaborate embroidery and fantastic flourishes of gold thread, app ...
[I]n our country economy, letter writing is an hors d'oeuvre. It is no part of the regular routine of the day.
MR. BLAKE,--I received your letter just as I was rushing to Fire Island beach to recover what remained of Margaret Fuller, and rea ...
We visited Whitman the next morning ... and were much interested and provoked. He is apparently the greatest democrat the world ha ...
Bums are the well-to-do of this day. They didn't have as far to fall.
Poverty was an ornament on a learned man like a red ribbon on a white horse.
Rob: Max, if we lived in California, we could play outdoors every day, in the sun.
Alvy Singer: Sun is bad for you. Everythin
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"It is such a beautiful day I had to write you a letter
From the tower, and to show I'm not mad:
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