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"Justice" was done, and the President of the Immortals, in Æschylean phrase, had ended his sport with Tess. And the d'Urber ...
All these young souls were passengers in the Durbeyfield ship--entirely dependent on the judgment of the two Durbeyfield adults fo ...
[T]hat moment of evening when the light and the darkness are so evenly balanced that the constraint of day and the suspense of nig ...
Why it was that upon this beautiful feminine tissue, sensitive as gossamer, and practically blank as snow as yet, there should hav ...
The season developed and matured. Another year's installment of flowers, leaves, nightingales, thrushes, finches, and such ephemer ...
Once victim, always victim--that's the law!
That cold accretion called the world, which, so terrible in the mass, is so unformidable, even pitiable, in its units.
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.
The white man regards the universe as a gigantic machine hurtling through time and space to its final destruction: individuals in ...
Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.
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