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A girl's life was defined by lines: fine lines, hairlines, bikini lines, class lines, the tightrope line between being a good girl and a slut. But there was always a moment when the lines blurred and a good girl had to decide whether to toe the line, cross the line, or stay safe behind the line that guarded her virtue.

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A promise is a direction taken, a self-limitation of choice. As Odo pointed

A promise is a direction taken, a self-limitation of choice. As Odo pointed out, if no direction is taken, if one goes nowhere, no change will occur. One's freedom to choose and to change will be unused, exactly as if one were in jail, a jail of one's own
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Her heart felt too full, a dry creek bed ill-prepared for such rain.

Her heart felt too full, a dry creek bed ill-prepared for such rain.
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I will not meddle with that which I cannot mend.

I will not meddle with that which I cannot mend.
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The blessings of God are inexhaustible.

The blessings of God are inexhaustible.
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And in heaven's name, who are the public enemies?" exclaimed Dr. Leete. "Ar

And in heaven's name, who are the public enemies?" exclaimed Dr. Leete. "Are they France, England Germany or hunger, cold and nakedness?
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A fondness for roving, for making a name for themselves in their onw countr

A fondness for roving, for making a name for themselves in their onw country, and for boasting of what they had seen in their travels, was so strong in our two wanderers, that they resolved to be no longer happy; and demanded permission of the king to lea
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Heroes don't exist. And if they did, I wouldn't be one of them.

Heroes don't exist. And if they did, I wouldn't be one of them.
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One murder makes a villain millions a hero.

One murder makes a villain millions a hero.
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Only humans can voice the adoration and plea that goes up silently from the

Only humans can voice the adoration and plea that goes up silently from the rest of creation, and only humans can withhold their voices from it.
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When the flow of a river is blocked, it overflows or breaks the barriers. S

When the flow of a river is blocked, it overflows or breaks the barriers. Similarly, our emotions can get out of control if their expression is blocked.
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I find so many opportunities to fall, to falter, and fail when I refuse to

I find so many opportunities to fall, to falter, and fail when I refuse to surrender to change. Change will come into my room and rearrange my tidy world. Then like dominoes, one things changed falls upon another until it feels like the world is collapsin
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Fiction is entertaining. Nonfiction is epic.

Fiction is entertaining. Nonfiction is epic.
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