rib-tickling quotes

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When Adam found his rib was gone
He cursed and sighed and cried and swore
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Though shoulder, bosom, lip, and knee
Are praised in every kind of art,
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I take a wolf's rib and whittle
it sharp at both ends
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Man created woman--out of what? Out of a rib of his god--of his "ideal."
I'm not making light of prayers here, but of so-called school prayer, which bears as much resemblance to real spiritual experience ...
"Who's that tickling my back?" said the wall.
Father, I'm thirty-six,
yet I lie here in your crib.
I'm getting born againdam,
as you prod me with your rib.
Then join you with them like a rib of steel,
To make strength stronger.
That smooth-faced gentleman, tickling commodity;
Commodity, the bias of the world.
As a medium of exchange,... worrying regulates intimacy, and it is often an appropriate response to ordinary demands that begin to ...
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