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The Bad Seeds are a band I will travel a great distance to see whenever possible.

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Only one thing that you can see and hear that is beautiful and frightening

Only one thing that you can see and hear that is beautiful and frightening at the same time, and that is a thunder storm.
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She had a vision of the two of them trapped on a tiny raft surrounded by mi

She had a vision of the two of them trapped on a tiny raft surrounded by miles of open water. It would be a kind of test, like surviving on a desert island--but that's what a marriage was, wasn't it? They would have to help each other or die.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Lada made her face stone, her heart a mountain. A mountain that would never

Lada made her face stone, her heart a mountain. A mountain that would never be pierced to let cold, clear water flow. “Nothing holds me here.
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I can’t sew, but I can spin one helluva yarn.

I can’t sew, but I can spin one helluva yarn.
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So I'll do that, and I'll do my best and if my best isn't good enough, at l

So I'll do that, and I'll do my best and if my best isn't good enough, at least I will have done everything I could, everything that is in me. I don't have to try to be someone else, someone I could never be.
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And not wretched sausages half full of bread and soya bean either, but real

And not wretched sausages half full of bread and soya bean either, but real meaty, spicy ones, fat and piping hot and burst and just the tiniest bit burnt.
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Everything, decided Francie after that first lecture, was vibrant with life

Everything, decided Francie after that first lecture, was vibrant with life and there was no death in chemistry. She was puzzled as to why learned people didn't adopt chemistry as a religion.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Money tends to make people suspicious, if there's any money floating around

Money tends to make people suspicious, if there's any money floating around.
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Caroline stamped her foot in frustration, but when it landed, it landed on

Caroline stamped her foot in frustration, but when it landed, it landed on something considerablyless flat than the floor."Owww!" he yelled.Oh! His foot!Sorrysorrysorrysorrysorrysorry , she mouthed.I didn't mean it."If you think I can understand that," he
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God is interested in how you relate to Him

God is interested in how you relate to Him
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The beautiful have so much easier a time of it than the ugly, don't you thi

The beautiful have so much easier a time of it than the ugly, don't you think? They get smiled at the whole time. Strangers offer them things. People notice the beautiful; the beautiful are constantly acknowledged.
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