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And the serial continues:
Pain, expiation, delight, more pain,
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The aura of the theocratic death penalty for adultery still clings to America, even outside New England, and multiple divorce, whi ...
An autobiography is an obituary in serial form with the last instalment missing.
Computers were originally just supposed to be number-crunchers, but now their number-crunching has been harnessed in a thousand im ...
The serial number of a human specimen is the face, that accidental and unrepeatable combination of features. It reflects neither c ...
I didn't have to think up so much as a comma or a semicolon; it was all given, straight from the celestial recording room. Weary, ...
A kiss can be a comma, a question mark or an exclamation point. That's basic spelling that every woman ought to know.
The writer who neglects punctuation, or mispunctuates, is liable to be misunderstood.... For the want of merely a comma, it often ...
From one casual of mine he picked this sentence. "After dinner, the men moved into the living room." I explained to the professor ...
The work was like peeling an onion. The outer skin came off with difficulty ... but in no time you'd be down to its innards, tears ...
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