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But he couldn't feel self-pity in the face of the memorial. He hadn't lost nearly enough as these children, who'd lost their homeland and, in many cases,their whole families. Perhaps they had gained something, too, though. They had at least escaped the concentration camps, been taken in by good, caring families, and had grown up to live their lives in relative freedom.

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There is no pleasure in Jalebi (dessert)

There is no pleasure in Jalebi (dessert)
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I feel liquefied, like a cucumber forgotten in the crisper drawer, and I wa

I feel liquefied, like a cucumber forgotten in the crisper drawer, and I want to hold myself at arm's length and carry me to the trash. Who is this sack of slush masquerading as me? It's intolerable.
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We are eager to teach our children to go in the way they should go (Proverb

We are eager to teach our children to go in the way they should go (Proverbs 22:6) but sometimes so much unwilling to go that way first.
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XXIV. And kneeling at the edge of the transparent sea I shall shape for mys

XXIV. And kneeling at the edge of the transparent sea I shall shape for myself a new heart from salt and mud
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No living person could disappear like Sofia. She’d have a go-bag stashed so

No living person could disappear like Sofia. She’d have a go-bag stashed somewhere. Money and passports and disguises, with just enough ice to evaporate.
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Contrary to the royal and uptight image of polo, I want to bring it to a yo

Contrary to the royal and uptight image of polo, I want to bring it to a younger generation. This is a great sport that can have a larger audience and appeal to more people. Sportsmanship is lacking in many other sports that I don't want to name.
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We were quiet, two tiny specks glued down by gravity, peering at a universe

We were quiet, two tiny specks glued down by gravity, peering at a universe that didn't notice us back.
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Remember that politics, colonialism, imperialism and war also originate in

Remember that politics, colonialism, imperialism and war also originate in the human brain.
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Man's usual routine is to work and to dream and work and dream.

Man's usual routine is to work and to dream and work and dream.
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I live in harmony.No happiness has to been shown.P.C.M. Hermans

I live in harmony.No happiness has to been shown.P.C.M. Hermans
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Knowledge is not necessary for obedience, nor doth information replace fait

Knowledge is not necessary for obedience, nor doth information replace faith. El hast commanded. We shall obey
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You tell a soul or even God Hisself what you seen when the rougarou changes

You tell a soul or even God Hisself what you seen when the rougarou changes , or even that you met one, and a year ain’t passed, you’re liable to change to one yourself.
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