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Then what’s the problem? You keep telling me she’s just a job. So, fine. The job’s done. You found her. You trained her. Now she has to do her part. She has to kill Dmitri. Whether she can survive the battle or not doesn’t matter, and it isn’t up to you to decide.” Luc got up from the swing and went to Daniel. “Listen, man, I’m trying to be a friend here. You’ve been down here so long you’re starting to think like one of them. Quit trying to grow a conscience and just finish what you started.

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Grief can be a burden, but also an anchor. You get used to the weight, how

Grief can be a burden, but also an anchor. You get used to the weight, how it holds you in place.
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– No SF novel ever won the Booker, growls a prowling clansman on his way in

– No SF novel ever won the Booker, growls a prowling clansman on his way into the SF Café.The librarian swings a shotgun from inside her longcoat, blasts the bullshit axiom from the air. Screw the Booker, she thinks. She’d rather have a hookah.
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I've always really just liked football, and I've always devoted a lot of ti

I've always really just liked football, and I've always devoted a lot of time to it. When I was a kid, my friends would call me to go out with them, but I would stay home because I had practice the next day.
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Once you emerge from the state of absolute divinity, the self within you be

Once you emerge from the state of absolute divinity, the self within you becomes Christ – it becomes Buddha – it becomes Moses – it becomes Krishna. The sage who emerges from the state of non-duality begins to perceive the self as Christ, not Christ as Ch
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It's just cool to witness talent.

It's just cool to witness talent.
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In their sleep, both boys kept moving closer to me, and when I finally drif

In their sleep, both boys kept moving closer to me, and when I finally drifted off, there was one arm wrapped around my stomach and one hand intertwined with mine.
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If the vibrant and frolicking merry-go-round of our daily living has been o

If the vibrant and frolicking merry-go-round of our daily living has been ousted by an eerie void of an intractable vacuum, only inspiriting memories may shore up our inner world. ("Only silence remained ")
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Nobody is going to save you but yourself and the ‘best’ and only way to do

Nobody is going to save you but yourself and the ‘best’ and only way to do so isthrough action.
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Perhaps I had inadvertently brushed up against the Buddhist axiom, that enl

Perhaps I had inadvertently brushed up against the Buddhist axiom, that enlightenment is the ultimate disappointment.
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My name's Jennifer Ellison and one day I'm going to be famous!

My name's Jennifer Ellison and one day I'm going to be famous!
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It came as naturally to him as breathing or lying, or worse. His mama had o

It came as naturally to him as breathing or lying, or worse. His mama had only taught her son to be cautious at all times. Garnette was more than that. Much, much more than that.
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Whatever you expect, you will get. So expect success, not regret.

Whatever you expect, you will get. So expect success, not regret.
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