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Once one's up against it, the precise manner of one's death has obviously small importance.
Again and again I am brought up against it, and again and again I resist it: I don't want to believe it, even though it is almost ...
When at the pond, I wished sometimes to add fish to my fare for variety. I have actually fished from the same kind of necessity th ...
The good displeases us when we are not up to it.
It is one of those distinctions which is obvious, without being sharp or clear. It is obvious, and remains obvious, to every norma ...
Knowledge of Rome must be physical, sweated into the system, worked up into the brain through the thinning shoe-leather.... When i ...
"... You could sit there with the stains on your shoes
Of the fresh earth from your own baby's grave
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When all this is over, you know what I'm going to do? I'm gonna get married, gonna have about six kids. I'll line 'em up against t ...
I don't see no way out but death and, Caleb, you are up against a hard game when you got to die to beat it.
Looked upon with historical objectivity, the Catholic Church as a religion has far better prospects. Consider its unified, world-w ...
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