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There is nothing more vapid than a philistine petty bourgeois existence with its farthings, victuals, vacuous conversations, and u ...
"Terence, this is stupid stuff:
You eat your victuals fast enough;
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No matter how well-born, how intelligent, how highly educated, how virtuous, how rich, how refined, the women of to-day constitute ...
The frost was on the village roofs as white as ocean foam;
The good red fires were burning bright in every 'longshore home; ...
When you got to the table you couldn't go right to eating, but you had to wait for the widow to tuck down her head and grumble a l ...
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