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Even though on the outside we glittered like gold, inside we were almost as black as coal. Sometimes the glitter people saw was only the shattered pieces reflecting among the broken glass.

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I am going to add a cold beer. Why not a bottle of whiskey? Because my stor

I am going to add a cold beer. Why not a bottle of whiskey? Because my story is cheap and cannot afford such props. Goddamn, even my imagination is not wealthy enough to order a bottle of Jack!
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Oh what a shame, if she thought any beauty that she has came from him. She

Oh what a shame, if she thought any beauty that she has came from him. She didn't understand the beauty of her own skin.
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I learned that faith isn’t about knowing all of the right stuff or obeying

I learned that faith isn’t about knowing all of the right stuff or obeying a list of rules. It’s something more, something more costly because it being present and making a sacrifice. Perhaps that’s why Jesus is sometimes called Immanuel - “God with us.”
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Even today with the public's growing interest in food and diet issues, poli

Even today with the public's growing interest in food and diet issues, politicians rarely include food as part of their political platforms.
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It used to take me forever to read and comprehend stuff, so I decided not t

It used to take me forever to read and comprehend stuff, so I decided not to make the 'Captain Underpants' books too challenging. Don't get me wrong - the humor and ideas are often sophisticated - but the books aren't hard to read. I wanted kids who hate
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The persistence of the story of animal consent into the contemporary era te

The persistence of the story of animal consent into the contemporary era tells of a human appreciation of the stakes, and a desire to do the right thing.
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Thankful gratitude, amazing life.

Thankful gratitude, amazing life.
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ISIS was not particular about how their soldiers made it to Jannah, so long

ISIS was not particular about how their soldiers made it to Jannah, so long as they inflicted maximum damage..
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Again I resume the longlesson: how small a thingcan be pleasing, how little

Again I resume the longlesson: how small a thingcan be pleasing, how littlein this hard world it takesto satisfy the mindand bring it to its rest.
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Everyone has their own idea of the perfect partner, but they usually do not

Everyone has their own idea of the perfect partner, but they usually do not consider what it is they have to offer one.
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If your mind is loaded with many burdens, you will not feel yourself empty

If your mind is loaded with many burdens, you will not feel yourself empty even in an empty place!
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Every one knew he could foretell wars and famines, though that was not so h

Every one knew he could foretell wars and famines, though that was not so hard, for there was always a war, and generally a famine somewhere.
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