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It may be the first in what I trust will be a rapidly growing and influential genre--the novel designed on purpose to be excluded ...
For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snow-storms and rain-storms, and did my duty faithfully; surveyor, if not of high ...
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 ...
What is our life? a play of passion;
Our mirth the music of division;
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If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath,
I'd live with scarlet Majors at the Base,
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I think a surgeon is particularly suited by temperament to the short story form as opposed to the novel, because the short story i ...
The very bottom and the soul of hope,
The very list, the very utmost bound
Of all our fortunes.
O Kate, nice customs curtsy to great kings. Dear Kate, you
and I cannot be confined within the weak list of a country's
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