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In a moment when criticism shows a singular dearth of direction every man has to be a law unto himself in matters of theatre, writ ...
I've always reckoned that looking at the new moon over your left shoulder is one of the carelessest and foolishest things a body c ...
[Allegory] should ... be very sparingly practised, lest, whilst the writer plays with his own fancies and diverts himself by cutti ...
He had killed and put to earth so many that his sword broke in two. At length he thought to himself that that was enough massacrin ...
Far up in the country,--for we would be faithful to our experience,--in Thornton, perhaps, we met a soldier lad in the woods, goin ...
It is remarkable with what pure satisfaction the traveler in these woods will reach his camping-ground on the eve of a tempestuous ...
Imprisoned in every fat man a thin one is wildly signalling to be let out.
There will be a new church founded on moral science, at first cold and naked, a babe in a manger again, the algebra and mathematic ...
And there were present
the Picninnies,
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"Well, well," he said to himself, "you are not in Belgium; let us begin our apprenticeship in earnest, and so long as we are in th ...
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