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Without, or with, offence to friends or foes,
I sketch your world exactly as it goes.
the vagabond began
To sketch a face that well might buy the soul of any man.
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Few stories are written about what happens to the princess after the wedding. Reading between the lines of other stories, we can s ...
Motion or change, and identity or rest, are the first and second secrets of nature: Motion and Rest. The whole code of her laws ma ...
Once, when lying in bed with no paper at hand, he began to sketch the idea for a new machine on the back of his wife's nightgown. ...
It is conceivable at least that a late generation, such as we presumably are, has particular need of the sketch, in order not to b ...
It was the bad ax-helve someone had sold me
"Made on machine," he said, plowing the grain
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And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart,
Till the Devil whispered behind the leaves "It
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Herewith is a little sketch, as you requested. There is not much of it, for the reason, I suppose, that there is not much of me. I ...
We criticize a man or a book most sharply when we sketch out their ideal.
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