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As the strong man exults in his physical ability, delighting in such exercises as call his muscles into action, so glories the ana ...
It will be found, in fact, that the ingenious are always fanciful, and the truly imaginative never otherwise than analytic.
The best chess-player in Christendom may be little more than the best player of chess; but proficiency in whist implies capacity f ...
Observing him in these moods, I often dwelt meditatively upon the old philosophy of the Bi-Part Soul, and amused myself with the f ...
"A weary lot is thine, fair maid,
A weary lot is thine!
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Many people I know in Los Angeles believe that the Sixties ended abruptly on August 9, 1969, ended at the exact moment when word o ...
Here did she fall a tear. Here in this place
I'll set a bank of rue, sour herb-of-grace.
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It is a wild, rank place, and there is no flattery in it. Strewn with crabs, horseshoes, and razor clams, and whatever the sea cas ...
Nearer yet to town, you come to ... ground famous for the pranks of a demon not distinctly named in old mythology, who has acted a ...
If the street life, not the Whitechapel street life, but that of the common but so-called respectable part of town is in any city ...
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