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For the lips of a loose woman drip honey, and her speech is smoother than oil; but in the end she is bitter as wormwood, sharp as ...
Wit is a lean creature with sharp inquiring nose, whereas humor has a kindly eye and a comfortable girth. Wit, if it be necessary, ...
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Let the rockets flash and the cannon thunder,
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When her guests were awash with champagne and with gin,
She was recklessly sober, as sharp as a pin.
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(By I I mean iambics willed and neat;
I mean by I God's image made uncouth;
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The world is made by man--for man alone. I, who have lived as a man among men, realize it. I, who have talked with men as a man, k ...
When I started out as a nurse I did so with the highest ideals.... But I found that steady work in my profession--like every woman ...
Figure him there, with his scrofulous diseases, with his great greedy heart, and unspeakable chaos of thoughts; stalking mournful ...
Once I had a professor say to me, "You know you have as much education as a lot of white people." I answered, "Doctor, I have more ...
Stately as a galleon, I sail across the floor,
Doing the military two-step, as in the days of yore.
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