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Travel is the most private of pleasures. There is no greater bore than the travel bore. We do not in the least want to hear what h ...
Women, like men, ought to have their youth so glutted with freedom they hate the very idea of freedom.
It is necessary to write, if the days are not to slip emptily by. How else, indeed, to clap the net over the butterfly of the mome ...
You are my lover and I am your mistress and kingdoms and empires and governments have tottered and succumbed before now to that mi ...
He had seen the end of an era, the sunset of the pioneer. He had come upon it when already its glory was nearly spent. So in the b ...
Out where the handclasp's a little stronger,
Out where the smile dwells a little longer,
That's where the West begins.
Where there's more of singing and less of sighing,
Where there's more of giving and less of buying,
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Ah, I fancy it is just the same with most of what you call your "emancipation." You have read yourself into a number of new ideas ...
But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth,
When two strong men stand face to face, though they come fr
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Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet,
Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgeme
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