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For undemocratic reasons and for motives not of State,
They arrive at their conclusions--largely inarticulate.
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The Reverend Samuel Peters ... exaggerated the Blue Laws, but they did include "Capital Lawes" providing a death penalty for any c ...
The knocking out of a pipe can be made almost as important as the smoking of it, especially if there are nervous people in the roo ...
They lay on the broad couch, sat on the floor about the room or occupied the chairs, as pleased their fancy, smoking and discussin ...
The waiting room
was full of grown-up people,
arctics and overcoats,
lamps and magazines.
There's a theory, one I find persuasive, that the quest for knowledge is, at bottom, the search for the answer to the question: "W ...
In winter, in my room,
I came upon a worm,
The Enormous Room seems to me to be the book that has nearest approached the mood of reckless adventure in which men will reach th ...
But after all, what have we to do with taverns? Real menace belongs to the drawing-room.
Four-room shack aspiring high
With an arm of scrawny mast
For the visions in the sky
That go blindly pouring past.
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