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It is an old saying in the town that "most any fellow with a chaw in his jaw can sit on his front porch and spit down the chimney ...
From a bed in this hotel Seargent S. Prentiss arose in the middle of the night and made a speech in defense of a bedbug that had b ...
...I am useless, one more girl who couldn't be sold. When I visit the family now, I wrap my American successes around me like a pr ...
He said, truly, that the reason why such greatly superior numbers quailed before him was, as one of his prisoners confessed, becau ...
Right now I think censorship is necessary; the things they're doing and saying in films right now just shouldn't be allowed. There ...
... most Southerners of my parents' era were raised to feel that it wasn't respectable to be rich. We felt that all patriotic Sout ...
You say there is no religion now. 'Tis like saying in rainy weather, there is no sun, when at that moment we are witnessing one of ...
Each time a mediocre singer performs, he is saying, in effect, "This is good enough for you." The audience, thrust into that famil ...
When old settlers say "One has to understand the country," what they mean is, "You have to get used to our ideas about the native. ...
There is always more spirit in attack than in defense.
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