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The President has apples on the table
And barefoot servants round him, who adjust
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I'm a bit of a P.T. Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
Alicia Huberman: Look, I'll make it easy for you. The time has come when you must tell me that you have a wife and two adorable ch ...
[T]he minister preached a sermon on Jonah and the whale, at the end of which an old chief arose and declared, "We have heard sever ...
[I]t is worth remembering that every writer begins with a naively physical notion of what art is. A book for him or her is not an ...
It's a very odd thing--
As odd as can be--
That whatever Miss T. eats
Turns into Miss T.;
[T]he most artful method [of courtship] would be this, to tell her that what she doth not possess is useless and contemptible, tha ...
[I]t forged ahead to become a full-fledged metropolis, with 143 faro games, 30 saloons, 4 banks, 27 produce stores, 3 express offi ...
[T]he late Samuel McChord Crothers, genial wit and essayist, ... after listening to the speeches at a certain Harvard Commencement ...
[T]he Congregational minister in a neighboring town definitely stated that 'the same spirit which drove the herd of swine into the ...
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