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Can fire be carried in the bosom without burning one's clothes? Or can one walk on hot coals without scorching the feet? So is he ...
Things obtained too easily are regarded too lightly.
"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
In poorer lands
No one touches the water of life.
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But Shakespeare one gets acquainted with without knowing how. It is a part of an Englishman's constitution. His thoughts and beaut ...
Shakespeare one gets acquainted with without knowing how. It is part of a British man's constitution. His thoughts and beauties ar ...
An alcoholic has been lightly defined as a man who drinks more than his own doctor.
Two children, all alone and no one by,
Holding their tattered frocks, thro'an airy maze
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... we are not dreamers or fanatics; and we know that the ballot when we get it, will achieve for woman no more than it has achiev ...
Wonderful "Force of Public Opinion!" We must act and walk in all points as it prescribes; follow the traffic it bids us, realise t ...
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