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She [the mother] deals with the world of child rearing, where hundreds of experts give contradictory advice; the outcome can't be ...
I am now experiencing one of the "ups" of political life. Congress adjourned on the first after a session of almost seventy-five d ...
Where have I seen before, against the wind,
These bright virgins, robed and bare of bonnet,
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I have ventured
Like little wanton boys that swim on bladders,
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The habit some writers indulge in of perpetual quotation is one it behoves lovers of good literature to protest against, for it is ...
Ask me no more: thy fate and mine are sealed;
I strove against the stream and all in vain;
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As it grew later in the afternoon, and we rowed leisurely up the gentle stream, shut in between fragrant and blooming banks, where ...
I confess my belief in the common man.... The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.... The man who is i ...
Against a spike
Kick not, for fear it pain thee if thou strike.
The profession of magician, is one of the most perilous and arduous specialisations of the imagination. On the one hand there is t ...
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