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The nation looked upon him as a deserter, and he shrunk into insignificancy and an earldom.... He was fixed in the house of lords, ...
His eloquence was of every kind, and he excelled in the argumentative as well as in the declamatory way. But his invectives were t ...
One writes of scars healed, a loose parallel to the pathology of the skin, but there is no such thing in the life of an individual ...
An oblong puddle inset in the coarse asphalt; like a fancy footprint filled to the brim with quicksilver; like a spatulate hole th ...
O mighty Caesar! Dost thou lie so low?
Are all thy conquests, glories, triumphs, spoils,
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The sixth age shifts
Into the lean and slippered pantaloon,
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This fellow will but join you together as they join
wainscot; then one of you will prove a shrunk panel, and
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All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players.
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Ill-weaved ambition, how much art thou shrunk!
When that this body did contain a spirit,
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For now the languid stertorous
Pale verses of Propertius
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