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The knife of penance fell so like a blade
Of grass that no one was afraid.
The safest and most suitable form of penance seems to be that which causes pain in the flesh but does not penetrate to the bones, ...
In proper English households . . . one writer remembered in the 1630s as a time when, "The child perfectly loathed the sight of hi ...
There are always those who are willing to surrender local self-government and turn over their affairs to some national authority i ...
When white men were willing to put their own offspring in the kitchen and corn field and allowed them to be sold into bondage as s ...
In a few days I'll have lived one score and three days in this vale of tears. On I plod--always bored, often drunk, doing no penan ...
It is quite a startling proposition, and a very novel one, I think, that there shall be absolutely no opportunity for the review i ...
We find nothing easier than being wise, patient, superior. We drip with the oil of forbearance and sympathy, we are absurdly just, ...
There is nothing easier for us than to be wise, patient, superior. We drip with the oil of forbearance and pity, we are absurdly j ...
Herein Fortune shows herself more kind
Than is her custom. It is still her use
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