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Long shall we seek his likeness, long in vain,
And turn to all of him which may remain,
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But such is life, the silliest proverbs prove to be true, and when a man thinks, now it's all right, it's not all right by a long ...
When the bond of love broke,
the respect born of affection withered,
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Sighing that Nature formed but one such man,
And broke the die.
The wind sprang up at four o'clock
The wind sprang up and broke the bells
Swinging between life and death
Alexander Woollcott broadcasts the story of the wife who returned a dog to the Seeing Eye with this note attached: "I am sending t ...
"When was I ever anything but kind to him?
But I'll not have the fellow back," he said.
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That night your great guns, unawares,
Shook all our coffins as we lay,
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Here lies the preacher, judge, and poet, Peter
Who broke the laws of God, and man and metre.
There is nothing to be gained by blaming ourselves and other individuals for family changes. We need to look instead to the broade ...
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