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None of us could escape the history of the centuries before any of us had been born, and with which we had nothing to do. We had n ...
Only where love and need are one,
And the work is play for mortal stakes,
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Music and dancing (the more's the pity) have become so closely associated with ideas of riot and debauchery among the less cultiva ...
A king is a thing men have made for their own sakes, for quietness' sake. Just as in a family one man is appointed to buy the meat ...
O Lord our God, help us to tear their soldiers to bloody shreds with our shells; help us to cover their smiling fields with the pa ...
... in the fierce competition of modern society the only class left in the country possessing leisure is that of women supported i ...
It was a fatal day when the public discovered that the pen is mightier than the paving-stone, and can be made as offensive as the ...
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