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People want to hear about the extremes of human nature. They want things that are larger than their own lives, and more romantic, and not necessarily of their own experiences.

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Jesse and Frank James were the most well-known military-trained gang member

Jesse and Frank James were the most well-known military-trained gang members
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Sence and Sensibility, for instance, came out in three separate volumes, as

Sence and Sensibility, for instance, came out in three separate volumes, as did Pride and Prejudice (so the next time you read one of the ubiquitous time-travel Austen adaptations and somebody picks up a single-volume first edition, you can hit your nerd
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O Lord, only you can satisfy my soul.

O Lord, only you can satisfy my soul.
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The flesh surrenders itself. Eternity takes back its own. Our bodies stirre

The flesh surrenders itself. Eternity takes back its own. Our bodies stirred these waters briefly, danced with a certain intoxication before the love of life and self, dealt with a few strange ideas, then submitted to the instruments of Time. What can we
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Without dignity, identity is erased. In its absence, men are defined not by

Without dignity, identity is erased. In its absence, men are defined not by themselves, but by their captors and the circumstances in which they are forced to live.
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When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted me the student most li

When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted me the student most likely to end up in the electric chair.
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Love is in your heart.

Love is in your heart.
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Travel teaches as much as books.

Travel teaches as much as books.
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The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.

The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.
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All men are by nature born equally free and independent.

All men are by nature born equally free and independent.
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Locating friendship at the heart of mission involves certain assumptions --

Locating friendship at the heart of mission involves certain assumptions -- that reconciliation with God is something for which every human being is made and relationships are reciprocal.
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Motherhood is the only thing in my life that I've really known for sure is

Motherhood is the only thing in my life that I've really known for sure is something I wanted to do.
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