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I will use the world and sift it,
To a thousand humors shift it,
As you spin a cherry.
I have not much faith in women in fiction.... Women are so horribly subjective and they have such scorn for the healthy commonplac ...
You sit around here and you spin your little webs and you think the whole world revolves around you and your money. Well it doesn' ...
That man, I think, has had a liberal education who has been so trained in youth that his body is the ready servant of his will, an ...
He that has and a little tiny wit--
With heigh-ho, the wind and the rain--
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You may say a cat uses good grammar. Well, a cat does--but you let a cat get excited once; you let a cat get to pulling fur with a ...
You may call a jay a bird. Well, so he is, in a measure--because he's got feathers on him, and don't belong to no church, perhaps; ...
He was begotten in the galley and born under a gun. Every hair was a rope yarn, every finger a fish-hook, every tooth a marline-sp ...
The learned professors have been at considerable pains in their attempts to make a distinction between tools and implements on the ...
I often wish for the end of the wretched remnant of my life; and that wish is a rational one; but then the innate principle of sel ...
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