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I drink the five o'clock martinis
and poke at this dry page like a rough
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Novelists do not write as birds sing, by the push of nature. It is part of the job that there should be much routine and some dail ...
The wise guys
tell me
that Christmas
is Kid Stuff . . .
"Terence, this is stupid stuff:
You eat your victuals fast enough;
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Macbeth. Canst thou not minister to a mind diseased,
Pluck from the memory a rooted sorrow,
...
My travel's history,
Wherein of antres vast and deserts idle,
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The idea was to prove at every foot of the way up that you were one of the elected and anointed ones who had the right stuff and c ...
"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
Western hospitality prevails; it is reminiscent of the kind displayed earlier here by a host who said to an unexpected guest, "Str ...
Blessed be childhood, which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
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