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I am willing, for a money consideration, to test this physical strength, this nervous force, and muscular power with which I've be ...
Our missiles always make too short an arc:
They fall, they rip the grass, they intersect
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How prone we are to come to the consideration of every question with heads and hearts pre-occupied! How prone to shrink from any o ...
My Love in me and I in him,
Conjoined by love, will till abide
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Never give a sucker an even break.
Kick up the fire, and let the flames break loose
To drive the shadows back;
Prolong the talk on this or that excuse....
Who whistled for the wind, that it should break
Gently, on this air?
How else is the famous short story 'A study in Abjection' to be understood but as an outbreak of disgust against an age indecently ...
Doing, a filthy pleasure is, and short;
And done, we straight repent us of the sport:
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A good short story is a work of art which daunts us in proportion to its brevity.... No inspiration is too noble for it; no amount ...
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