Factober

(M)ysteries in fiction are seldom as insoluble as those in life, as most writers can't resist the lure of omniscience.

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I always take Scotch whiskey at night as a preventive of toothache. I have

I always take Scotch whiskey at night as a preventive of toothache. I have never had the toothache; and what is more, I never intend to have it.
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When you have two people who love each other, are happy and gay and really

When you have two people who love each other, are happy and gay and really good work is being done by one or both of them, people are drawn to them as surely as migrating birds are drawn at night to a powerful beacon.
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There are several good protections against temptation but the surest is co

There are several good protections against temptation but the surest is cowardice.
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Lonnie's monotonous speech gives him an advantage, the same advantage forei

Lonnie's monotonous speech gives him an advantage, the same advantage foreigners have: his words are not worn out. It is like a code tapped through a wall. Sometimes he asks me straight out: do you love me? and it is possible to tap back: yes, I love you.
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Hey, Geekoid!" yelled Duncan Dougal, "Why do you read so much? Don't you kn

Hey, Geekoid!" yelled Duncan Dougal, "Why do you read so much? Don't you know how to watch TV?
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Given the unprecedented ignorance of the Bible in contemporary America, it

Given the unprecedented ignorance of the Bible in contemporary America, it is likely that more young Americans will only know the Noah of 'Noah.' We can only hope that the film offers even a fraction of the wisdom of the original.
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I am one whose faith is, that love and friendship, with ardent natures, are

I am one whose faith is, that love and friendship, with ardent natures, are like those trees of the torrid zone which yield fruit but once, and then die.
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Real friends are like autotroph, whether you pay your intentions or not but

Real friends are like autotroph, whether you pay your intentions or not but they keep calm your noons.
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The Swedish Christmas is definitely unique, even throughout Scandinavia. Li

The Swedish Christmas is definitely unique, even throughout Scandinavia. Like Christmas everywhere, it's a very family-centered holiday.
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It is good to know the truth but it is better to speak of palm trees.

It is good to know the truth but it is better to speak of palm trees.
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Any expert will tell you that if you want emotionally committed relationshi

Any expert will tell you that if you want emotionally committed relationships then people must be allowed to be true to who they are.
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