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O! never say that I was false of heart,
Though absence seemed my flame to qualify.
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I am packing my belongings in the shawl my mother used to wear when she went to the market. And I am going from my valley. But thi ...
You may consider me presumptuous, gentlemen, but I claim to be a citizen of the United States, with all the qualifications of a vo ...
There was about all the Romans a heroic tone peculiar to ancient life. Their virtues were great and noble, and these virtues made ...
I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do--that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I ...
... the majority of colored men do not yet think it worth while that women aspire to higher education.... The three R's, a little ...
I wanted to learn to fly, not because it was the smart thing to do in the 1920s, but because I was afraid of anything that flew... ...
If the question is put to me would I rather have a miserable ape for a grandfather or a man highly endowed by nature and possessed ...
I began to realize that it was bigotry of the worst kind to say that it's better to be dead than to be born retarded or blind or w ...
Vanessa wanted to be a ballerina. Dad had such hopes for her.... Corin was the academically brilliant one, and a fencer of Olympic ...
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