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When her guests were awash with champagne and with gin,
She was recklessly sober, as sharp as a pin.
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To a traveler from the Old World, Canada East may appear like a new country, and its inhabitants like colonists, but to me, coming ...
...there is a difference between being convinced and being stubborn. I'm not certain what the difference is, but I do know that if ...
The only thing experience teaches you is what you can't do. When you start, you think you can do anything. And then you start to g ...
There's more than just animals:
Bead-stalls, balloon-men, a Bank; a beer-marquee that
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blue bead on the wick,
there's that in me that
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For my part I love sleepy fellows, and the more ignorant the better. Damn your wide-awake and knowing chaps. As for sleepiness, it ...
Now my saying shall be my undoing,
And every stone I wind off like a reel.
Arnold Bennett says that the horror of marriage lies in its "dailiness." All acuteness of relationship is rubbed away by this. The ...
somewhere in sands of the desert
A shape with lion body and the head of a man,
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