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Three characteristics mark all confirmed expatriates: (1) slowness on the up-take, (2) the tendency to personalize the impersonal- ...
Give us a good cheap twenty-four-hour day,
No part of which we'd have to waste, I say,
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A criminal trial is like a Russian novel: it starts with exasperating slowness as the characters are introduced to a jury, then th ...
All this slowness, all this hardness,
The nearness that is waiting in my bed,
The gradual self-effacement of the dead.
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