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There was a crooked man, and he went a crooked mile,
He found a crooked sixpence against a crooked stile:
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Zola: I need someone to remind me of the old, struggling, carefree days. Fighting for a foothold.
Paul Cézanne: You can neve
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Things are always better at home than a mile away.
The Emmet's Inch and Eagle's Mile
Make Lame Philosophy to smile.
Their sighin', cantin', grace-proud faces,
Their three-mile prayers, and half-mile graces.
The Poor Man whom everyone speaks of, the Poor Man whom everyone pities, one of the repulsive Poor from whom "charitable" souls ke ...
A man is murdered a mile away. And do you know what killed him? My name. The very name of Frankenstein burst his heart. And now th ...
It is sometimes called the City of Magnificent Distances, but it might with greater propriety be termed the City of Magnificent In ...
This is my playes last scene, here heavens appoint
My pilgrimages last mile; and my race
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We sing, but oh the clay is vile
Beneath our feet, and long the mile;
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