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O, then, I see Queen Mab hath been with you.
She is the fairies' midwife, and she comes
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A race horse needs only a touch of the whip; a clever person needs only a hint.
A gentleman's word is like a touch of a whip to a racehorse.
"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
one fine mornin
I'm gonna reach up and grab me a handfulla stars
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The stroke of the whip maketh marks in the flesh: but the stroke of the tongue breaketh the bones. Many have fallen by the edge of ...
This is just a footnote, though a microcosmic one perhaps, to the greater curve
Of the elaboration; it asks no place in it, o
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The actors today really need the whip hand. They're so lazy. They haven't got the sense of pride in their profession that the less ...
...I remembered the rose bush that had reached a thorny branch out through the ragged fence, and caught my dress, detaining me whe ...
In philosophical inquiry, the human spirit, imitating the movement of the stars, must follow a curve which brings it back to its p ...
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