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All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.
I wish you would not let him plunge into a ôvortex of
Dissipation.ö I do not object to the Thing, but I cannot bear the
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What side of American life is not touched by this antithesis? What explanation of American life is more central or more illuminati ...
It is a mass language only in the same sense that its baseball slang is born of baseball players. That is, it is a language which ...
I've found that there are only two kinds that are any good: slang that has established itself in the language, and slang that you ...
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work.
The sea speaks a language polite people never repeat. It is a colossal scavenger slang and has no respect.
It is too late to be studying Hebrew; it is more important to understand even the slang of to-day.
After being Turned Down by numerous Publishers, he had decided to write for Posterity.
I am so tired of taking to others
translating my life for the deaf, the blind,
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