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The years seemed to stretch before her like the land: spring, summer, autumn, winter, spring; always the same patient fields, the ...
If we confine ourselves to one life role, no matter how pleasant it seems at first, we starve emotionally and psychologically. We ...
I often used to think myself in the case of the fox-hunter, who, when he had toiled and sweated all day in the chase as if some un ...
We found ourselves always torn between the mothers in our heads and the women we needed to become simply to stay alive.With one fo ...
The musical emotion springs precisely from the fact that at each moment the composer withholds or adds more or less than the liste ...
Like rhetoric, writing is more highly organized than speech. What is more, it prides itself on transcending the boundaries of plac ...
you show her the two hands
that grip each other fiercely,
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she bit the towel and called on God
and I saw her life stretch out . . .
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Democritus plucked his eye out because he could not look at a woman without thinking of her as a woman. If he had read a few of ou ...
The Catholic theological tradition is not a series of historically contiguous but different theologies; it is a continuous effort ...
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