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My father invented a cure for which there was no disease and unfortunately my mother caught it and died of it.

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But being the mirrors for each other's souls has a cost: by the time they p

But being the mirrors for each other's souls has a cost: by the time they part from each other, the individuals in the mating pair have become indistinguishable. Before their merger, they each yearned for the other; as they part, they part from the self.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Walking through each day without a clear guide, an accurate map, and a cons

Walking through each day without a clear guide, an accurate map, and a consistent light source is hazardous to your well-being. Fortunately, God’s Word provides us with the tools and help that we need.
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But when they made love he was offended by her eyes. They behaved as though

But when they made love he was offended by her eyes. They behaved as though they belonged to someone else. Someone watching. Looking out of the window at the sea. At a boat in the river. Or a passerby in the mist in
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I die a little,In the echo of your silence.

I die a little,In the echo of your silence.
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Literature is fighting for its very life because compromise is mistook for

Literature is fighting for its very life because compromise is mistook for ambition, and joining up is preferred to standing out …
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His clear conscience is a result of a poor memory.

His clear conscience is a result of a poor memory.
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If one felt successful, there'd be so little incentive to be successful.

If one felt successful, there'd be so little incentive to be successful.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

If everyone could learn how to read books properly and how to use them as e

If everyone could learn how to read books properly and how to use them as effective tools for daily living, the facilities of colleges could easily go out of existence without any loss to society.' -From a speech by the president of Mount Holyoke College,
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Compromise, while at times morally necessary or at least justifiable, is mo

Compromise, while at times morally necessary or at least justifiable, is more often only the first permission for a person (or society) to begin a long downhill descent.
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There's a sorrow and pain in everyone's life, but every now and then there'

There's a sorrow and pain in everyone's life, but every now and then there's a ray of light that melts the loneliness in your heart and brings comfort like hot soup and a soft bed.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

They are rich who have true friends.

They are rich who have true friends.
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Where would David Copperfield be if Dickens had gone to writing classes? Pr

Where would David Copperfield be if Dickens had gone to writing classes? Probably about seventy minor characters short, is where. (Did you know that Dickens is estimated to have invented thirteen thousand characters? Thirteen thousand! The population of a
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