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With ruin staring you in the face, there is nothing worse to live through than a siege of waiting and hoping. If you manage to liv ...
She will not stay the siege of loving terms,
Nor bide the encounter of assailing eyes,
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The most modern fortifications have an air of antiquity about them; they have the aspect of ruins in better or worse repair from t ...
The more I see
Pleasures about me, so much more I feel
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Since brass, nor stone, nor earth, nor boundless sea,
But sad mortality o'ersways their power,
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One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
New York is one of the capitals of the world and Los Angeles is a constellation of plastic, San Francisco is a lady, Boston has be ...
Men, you are all marksmen--don't one of you fire until you see the whites of their eyes.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
The difference between writing a book and being on television is the difference between conceiving a child and having a baby made ...
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