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For the first time, there’s no barrier between us and we make eye contact. All of a sudden, I feel like the character in Raiders of the Lost Ark—the one who watches in horror as the wispy, beautiful angels floating from the Ark of the Covenant morph into howling, homicidal demons. You know, right before he melts like a cheap candle.

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We don't own life, we live under a rental agreement which can be terminated

We don't own life, we live under a rental agreement which can be terminated at anytime without notice.
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It was one of those happy days that God grants us sometimes on earth to giv

It was one of those happy days that God grants us sometimes on earth to give us an idea of the bliss of heaven.
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The trip doesn’t exist that can set you beyond the reach of cravings, fits

The trip doesn’t exist that can set you beyond the reach of cravings, fits of temper, or fears … so long as you carry the sources of your troubles about with you, those troubles will continue to harass and plague you wherever you wander on land or on sea.
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If you combine the suffering’s great color palette you will find happiness

If you combine the suffering’s great color palette you will find happiness as well.
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You're just so confident and self-sufficient. So many girls - especially in

You're just so confident and self-sufficient. So many girls - especially in my world - are so insecure and jealous. We rely so much on one another, but we're so mean to each other at the same time. We could use more women like you to look up to.
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I've always been drawn to Marilyn Monroe, but certain aspects of her story

I've always been drawn to Marilyn Monroe, but certain aspects of her story may be too sad to tell.
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Maintaining connections with family and community across class boundaries d

Maintaining connections with family and community across class boundaries demands more than just summary recall of where one’s roots are, where one comes from. It requires knowing, naming, and being ever-mindful of those aspects of one’s past that have en
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The thing to remember when you're writing is, it's not whether or not what

The thing to remember when you're writing is, it's not whether or not what you put on paper is true. It's whether it wakes a truth in your reader.
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People are not two-thirds one thing and the remainder something else. Tempe

People are not two-thirds one thing and the remainder something else. Temperament, personality, or outlook don’t divide quite like that. The bits don’t separate clearly. You end up a funny homogeneous mixture. This is something that will become more commo
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It takes two of us to discover truth: one to utter it and one to understand

It takes two of us to discover truth: one to utter it and one to understand it.
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A step ahead means a risk ahead... Count your steps before a mistake is mad

A step ahead means a risk ahead... Count your steps before a mistake is made..
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A government run by billionaires for billionaires is an affront to freedom,

A government run by billionaires for billionaires is an affront to freedom, morality, and humanity.
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