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When words reach the tip of your tongue, hold back half of them.
The race of prophets is extinct. Europe is becoming set in its ways, slowly embalming itself beneath the wrappings of its borders, ...
The purity of today will invest us like a breeze,
Only be hard, spare, ironical: something one can
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Language is a skin: I rub my language against the other. It is as if I had words instead of fingers, or fingers at the tip of my w ...
The anorexic prefigures this culture in rather a poetic fashion by trying to keep it at bay. He refuses lack. He says: I lack noth ...
When as that Rubie, which you weare,
Sunk from the tip of your soft eare,
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Doorman--a genius who can open the door of your car with one hand, help you in with the other, and still have one left for the tip ...
He who tip-toes cannot stand; he who strides cannot walk.
A tree that can fill the span of a man's arms
Grows from a downy tip;
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Endlessly, time-honoured irritant,
A bubble is restively forming at your tip.
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