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I am fairly tired--bored beyond endurance--by the world we live in, and its ideals, and am ready to say so, not violently, but kin ...
Open the book. (The gilt rubs off the edges
of the pages and pollinates the fingertips.)
But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hol ...
The banker rubs his nose, thinking of his cat stalking something on the lawn.
Cat-lovers will no doubt point out that the elegance and dignity of cats are the consequence of their sojourn in the temples of th ...
The yellow fog that rubs its back upon the window-panes,
The yellow smoke that rubs its muzzle on the window-panes
In the gingham-mill, a broken thread or a shred spool spoils the web through a piece of a hundred yards, and is traced back to the ...
Sentimentality is only sentiment that rubs you up the wrong way.
Being blunt with your feelings is very American. In this big country, I can be as brash as New York, as hedonistic as Los Angeles, ...
The first time many women hold their tiny babies, they are apt to feel as clumsy and incompetent as any man. The difference is tha ...
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