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I ... chose my wife as she did her wedding-gown, not for a fine glossy surface, but such qualities as would wear well.
Humor does not wear well. It is commonly enough said, that a joke will not bear repeating. The deepest humor will not keep. Humors ...
As a perfect Tragedy is the noblest Production of human Nature, so it is capable of giving the Mind one of the most delightful and ...
The hat is not for the street: it will never be democratized. But there are certain houses that one cannot enter without a hat. An ...
If the dignity as well as the prestige and influence of the United States are not to be wholly sacrificed, we must protect those w ...
John Robie: And jewelry--you never wear any.
Frances Stevens: I don't like cold things touching my skin.
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O that awful deepdown torrent O and the sea and the sea crimson sometimes like fire and the glorious sunsets and the figtrees in t ...
A few [women] warrant our attention not because they have the answer but because they have rejected the mentality that insists the ...
In all unmerciful actions, the worst of men pay this compliment at least to humanity, as to endeavour to wear as much of the appea ...
We have one other pond just like this, White Pond, in Nine Acre Corner, about two and a half miles westerly; but, though I am acqu ...
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