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As usual with me I had some narrow escapes. While galloping rapidly, my fine large black horse was killed instantly, tumbling heel ...
If, for instance, a man asserts the value of individual liberty over the merely political commonweal, his neighbor still tolerates ...
Police officer: Say chief. This fellow Comante.... Public's interested in him. He's a colorful character.
Chief Detective: Co
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There was something so free and self-contained about him, something in the young fellow's movements, that made that officer aware ...
I'll break my staff,
Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,
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When Prince William [later King William IV] was at Cork in 1787, an old officer ... dined with him, and happened to say he had bee ...
Then he took his staff in his hand, and chose five smooth stones from the wadi, and put them in his shepherd s bag, in the pouch; ...
...that broken reed of a staff, which will pierce the hand of anyone who leans on it.
Go to the ant, you lazybones; consider its ways, and be wise. Without having any chief or officer or ruler, it prepares its food i ...
Each one threw down his staff, and they became snakes; but Aaron's staff swallowed up theirs.
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