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I am apt to think, if we knew what it was to be an angel for one hour, we should return to this world, though it were to sit on th ...
Smiling half-reluctance seems to promise more than the frankest gesture of desire.
Thy soul and body, when death's agony
Besieged around thy noble heart,
...
One would always want to think of oneself as being on the side of love, ready to recognize it and wish it well--but, when confront ...
They dance with reluctance, they are growing civilized; the old men
persuade them.
If there is a price to pay for the privilege of spending the early years of child rearing in the driver's seat, it is our reluctan ...
We hear the haunting presentiment of a dutiful middle age in the current reluctance of young people to select any option except th ...
James's great gift, of course, was his ability to tell a plot in shimmering detail with such delicacy of treatment and such fine a ...
The leaves are all dead on the ground,
Save those that the oak is keeping
The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear to be favored by the gods.
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