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A man's idea in a card game is war--cruel, devastating and pitiless. A lady's idea of it is a combination of larceny, embezzlement ...
And like that game with which the Japanese amuse themselves by dipping in a porcelain bowl of water, small bits of paper which, un ...
Give me my scallop-shell of quiet,
My staff of faith to walk upon,
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People's affections can be as thin as paper; life is like a game of chess, changing with each move.
My belief is that science is to wreck us, and that we are like monkeys monkeying with a loaded shell; we don't in the least know o ...
It is usual for a Man who loves Country Sports to preserve the Game in his own Grounds, and divert himself upon those that belong ...
Perhaps violence, like pornography, is some kind of an evolutionary standby system, a last-resort device for throwing a wild joker ...
Whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules and realities of the game.
One of life's primal situations; the game of hide and seek. Oh, the delicious thrill of hiding while the others come looking for y ...
One of the great natural phenomena is the way in which a tube of toothpaste suddenly empties itself when it hears that you are pla ...
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