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The twelfth day of Christmas,
My true love sent to me
Twelve lords a-leaping.
Death is always there, just beneath the surface.
The ironies in the commonplace are my inspiration and delight.
My regimen is lust and avarice for exercise, gluttony and sloth for relaxation.
My father was a patriarch inside a matriarchy, but never knew it.
Austerity causes constipation; excess, diarrhea.
The telephone gives us the happiness of being together yet safely apart.
People who abhor solitude may abhor company almost as much.
Language cannot say everything, fortunately.
Complainers rule out happiness, mentioning it only as something lost.
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