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Notwithstanding the unaccountable apathy with which of late years the Indians have been sometimes abandoned to their enemies, it i ...
Some authors have what amounts to a metaphysical approach. They admit to inspiration. Sudden and unaccountable urgencies to write ...
The whimsicalness of our own humor is a thousand times more fickle and unaccountable than what we blame so much in fortune.
I perceive in the common train of my thoughts a natural and uninterrupted sequence, each implying the next, or, if interruption oc ...
I have never felt lonesome, or in the least oppressed by a sense of solitude, but once, and that was a few weeks after I came to t ...
How soon unaccountable I became tired and sick,
Till rising and gliding out, I wander'd off by myself,
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When I, sitting, heard the astronomer, where he lectured with such applause in the lecture room,
How soon, unaccountable, I b
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My own brain is to me the most unaccountable of machinery--always buzzing, humming, soaring roaring diving, and then buried in mud ...
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