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And as I ask for your forgiveness, I also ask for your support to keep all things in perspective and keep all things in proportion. The good of nine years versus the bad.

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The answers you get from literature depend upon the questions you pose.

The answers you get from literature depend upon the questions you pose.
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A gentleman would have announced himself!” I told him, pressing against the

A gentleman would have announced himself!” I told him, pressing against the side of the tub. “And a scoundrel would have joined you.”-- Kit Marlowe to the witch Gillian (shortly before joining her in the tub!)
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Amid the war the capitalists were asserting national necessity.

Amid the war the capitalists were asserting national necessity.
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I didn't doubt the potential value of paying attention to subconscious cues

I didn't doubt the potential value of paying attention to subconscious cues...problem was, my inner voice resembled Chicken Little: it was screaming that I was about to die, but it did that almost every time I laced up my climbing boots.
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The appearance of Professor Benjamin Peirce, whose long gray hair, straggli

The appearance of Professor Benjamin Peirce, whose long gray hair, straggling grizzled beard and unusually bright eyes sparkling under a soft felt hat, as he walked briskly but rather ungracefully across the college yard, fitted very well with the opinion
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...British appeasement of the Palestinian Arabs led directly to the deaths

...British appeasement of the Palestinian Arabs led directly to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of Jews [in the Holocaust] who might otherwise have found refuge in Palestine.
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Each moment in time we have it all even when we think we don't.

Each moment in time we have it all even when we think we don't.
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This isn’t fiction, the man says. This is the Post Office.

This isn’t fiction, the man says. This is the Post Office.
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Sometimes being surronded by everyone is the loneliest, because you'll real

Sometimes being surronded by everyone is the loneliest, because you'll realise you have no one to turn to.
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There is a power within and without. If you ask, it answers. It's just a ma

There is a power within and without. If you ask, it answers. It's just a matter of being calm and wise and listening. It takes years.
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With the word "Repent" He was beckoning to us as the Savior, offering us Hi

With the word "Repent" He was beckoning to us as the Savior, offering us His love and salvation. But behind this word we can also see the grief of God that His children have turned away from Him.
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Kindness is soft and humble like water, but it is the ultimate power of lif

Kindness is soft and humble like water, but it is the ultimate power of life.
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