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The chuck wagon carries the food and utensils for the range kitchen. Man-at-the-pot is the first buckaroo to pick up the coffee po ...
The curse which lies upon marriage is that too often the individuals are joined in their weakness rather than in their strength--e ...
Until the day when, your endurance gone, in this world for you without arms, you catch up in yours the first mangy cur you meet, c ...
When I am writing a novel I must actually live the lives of my characters. If, for instance, my hero is a gambler on the French Ri ...
The Caracal lies on a shelf in its den in the Zoological Gardens quietly licking its fur. I go up and stand near it. It makes a fa ...
Its idea of "production value" is spending a million dollars dressing up a story that any good writer would throw away. Its vision ...
The receipt to make a speaker, and an applauded one too, is short and easy.--Take of common sense quantum sufficit, add a little a ...
You'd have to be a jew like me to understand. You've heard of the Pale. Every one of us has something fenced up way down in us. We ...
Because we cannot control all that our children see, hear, and play, it is tempting to throw up our hands and do nothing. Although ...
He felt with the force of a revelation that to throw up the clods of earth manfully is as beneficent as to revolutionise the world ...
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