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Adults have their defense against time; it is called "responsibility," and once one assumes it he can transform his life into a se ...
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 ...
This even-handed justice
Commends th' ingredients of our poisoned chalice
To our own lips.
Lord, what a change within us one short hour
Spent in Thy presence will avail to make!
Three times a year all your males shall appear before the LORD your God at the place that he will choose: at the festival of unlea ...
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