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Resorts advertised for waitresses, specifying that they "must appear in short clothes or no engagement." Below a Gospel Guide colu ...
Adults have their defense against time; it is called "responsibility," and once one assumes it he can transform his life into a se ...
Realism, whether it be socialist or not, falls short of reality. It shrinks it, attenuates it, falsifies it; it does not take into ...
Here in Wellfleet, this pure sand plateau, known to sailors as the Table-lands of Eastham, on account of its appearance, as seen f ...
Where is the literature which gives expression to Nature? He would be a poet who could impress the winds and streams into his serv ...
Those who believe in their truth--the only ones whose imprint is retained by the memory of men--leave the earth behind them strewn ...
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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