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... our scholarships should be bestowed on those whose ability and earnestness in the primary department have been proved, and who ...
Among families, so rich as to be above labour, the daughters are hurried through the routine of boarding school instruction, and a ...
The education of females has been exclusively directed to fit them for displaying to advantage the charms of youth and beauty. ... ...
And such the trust that still were mine,
Though stormy winds swept o'er the brine,
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Rocked in the cradle of the deep
I lay me down in peace to sleep;
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My mother ... believed fiction gave one an unrealistic view of the world. Once she caught me reading a novel and chastised me: "Ne ...
They look for a victim to chivy, and howl him down, and finally lynch him in a sheer storm of sexual frenzy which they honestly im ...
Open your mouth, Willard, and I'll smear Krazy Glue on your bed pan.
Emma Bovary is me.
I became increasingly anarchistic. I began to find people of my own class vicious, people in clean collars uninteresting. I even a ...
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