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Ratcliffe was a great statesman. The smoothness of his manipulation was marvelous. No other man in politics, indeed no other man w ...
Nothing is so discreet as a young face, for nothing is less mobile; it has the serenity, the surface smoothness, and the freshness ...
Then, welcome each rebuff
That turns earth's smoothness rough,
Each sting that bids nor sit nor stand but go!
Would you convey my compliments to the purist who reads your proofs and tell him or her that I write in a sort of broken-down pato ...
Speak the speech ... trippingly on the tongue; but if you mouth it ... I had as lief the town crier had spoke my lines. Nor do not ...
Speak the speech, I pray you, as I pronounced it to you--trippingly on the tongue; but if you mouth it, as many of your players do ...
The landscape was clothed in a mild and quiet light, in which the woods and fences checkered and partitioned it with new regularit ...
The almost universal bareness and smoothness of the landscape were as agreeable as novel, making it so much more like the deck of ...
The ocean is but a larger lake. At midsummer you may sometimes see a strip of glassy smoothness on it, a few rods in width and man ...
It was interesting, when awakened at midnight, to watch the grotesque and fiend-like forms and motions of some one of the party, w ...
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