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Would that we could do something, at once dignified and effective, to knock Mr. Bryan once and for all into a cocked hat.
I would that the Boar without bristles had come from the West
And had rooted the sun and moon and stars out of the sky
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Would that even today you knew the things that make for peace!
Stupid or smart, there wasn't much choice about what was going to happen to me ... Growing up was like falling into a hole.... I m ...
Strew on her roses, roses,
And never a spray of yew!
In quiet she reposes;
Ah, would that I did too!
Would that well-thinking people should be replaced by thinking ones.
The twentieth year is well-nigh past;
Since first our sky was overcast,
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What I ask of American Christianity is not to show us more creeds, but more of Christ; not more rites and ceremonies, but more rel ...
--Then, said Cranly, you do not intend to become a protestant?
MI said that I had lost the faith, Stephen answered, but not t
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Homer was wrong in saying, "Would that strife might pass away from among gods and men!" He did not see that he was praying for the ...
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