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When the typewriter stops in a New York office everybody's embarrassed; men start to quarrel or to make love to the stenographer o ...
There's a quality of legend about freaks. Like a person in a fairy tale who stops you and demands that you answer a riddle. Most p ...
"Hope" is the thing with feathers--
That perches in the soul--
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There is nothing truer than myth: history, in its attempt to "realize" myth, distorts it, stops halfway; when history claims to ha ...
Unlike any other business in the United States, sports must preserve an illusion of perfect innocence. The mounting of this illusi ...
You would play upon me, you would seem to know my stops, you
would pluck out the heart of my mystery, you would sound me
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A solitary traveller can sleep from state to state, from day to night, from day to day, in the long womb of its controlled interio ...
I am a dreamer of words, of written words. I think I am reading; a word stops me. I leave the page. The syllables of the word begi ...
The secret affinity between gambling and the desert: the intensity of gambling reinforced by the presence of the desert all around ...
Sunday morning may be cheery enough, with its extra cup of coffee and litter of Sunday newspapers, but there is always hanging ove ...
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