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"The only one who has ever been really mysterious." (Joan Crawford); "Her mystery was as thick as a London fog." (Tallulah Bankhea ...
My turn of mind is so given to taking things in the absurd point of view, that it breaks out in spite of me every now and then.
There are many faculties in man, each of which takes its turn of activity, and that faculty which is paramount in any period and e ...
What had really caused the women's movement was the additional years of human life. At the turn of the century women's life expect ...
and the deaf soul
struggles, strains forward, to lip-read what it needs:
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I don't really know how most of my ventures in this work were ever financed. I am of no economical turn of mind. I do things first ...
Where have you gone? The tide is over you,
The turn of midnight water's over you,
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The shimmering night does not stay for mortals, not misfortunes, nor wealth, but in a moment it is gone, and to the turn of anothe ...
Thus is Paradise to be Regained, and that old and stern decree at length reversed. Man shall no more earn his living by the sweat ...
Carlyle has not the simple Homeric health of Wordsworth, nor the deliberate philosophic turn of Coleridge, nor the scholastic tast ...
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