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Back home the black women are all beautiful
There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won't.
Whoever the last true cowboy in America turns out to be, he's likely to be an Indian.
The hotel was once where things coalesced, where you could meet both townspeople and travelers. Not so in a motel. No matter how y ...
To say nothing is out here is incorrect; to say the desert is stingy with everything except space and light, stone and earth is cl ...
Beware thoughts that come in the night. They aren't turned properly; they come in askew, free of sense and restriction, deriving f ...
There is much to be said against the climate on the coast of British Columbia and Alaska; yet, I believe that the scenery of one g ...
Minnaloushe creeps through the grass
Alone, important and wise,
And lifts to the changing moon
His changing eyes.
In Rangoon the heat of noon
Is just what the natives shun.
They put their Scotch or rye down
And lie down.
It's such a surprise for the Eastern eyes to see,
That though the English are effete
They're quite impervious to heat.
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