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The Gods have meant
That I should dance
And by the Gods
I will!
... no book ... ever competed with the Bible. The story of Ruth was better than Ramona, and the poetry of Job was better than Long ...
St. Louis woman, wid her diamon' rings,
Pulls dat man 'roun' by her apron strings.
I'll come up the steps to the house and the gardener will be clipping away at the hedges and he'll say, "Good evening, Mr. Younger ...
Indeed, I believe that in the future, when we shall have seized again, as we will seize if we are true to ourselves, our own fair ...
'How far is St. Helena from an Emperor of France?'
I cannot see--I cannot tell--the Crowns they dazzle so.
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Most men have a deadness in them that frightens me so because of my own deadness. Why can't men get their life straight, like St. ...
'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.
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Down the chimney St. Nicholas came with a bound.
He was dressed all in fur, from his head to his foot,
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Two destitute lives. Two sickly bachelors, chaste though without vows, deprived of all daily affection, suffering all the torments ...
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