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The real human being, all this time, with his head safely on his shoulders, had brought himself to the comfortable conclusion, that every thing was for the best; and, making an investment in ink, paper, and steel-pens, had opened his long-disused writing-desk, and was again a literary man.
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So much for my figurative self. It might be that an Antinomian, a Quaker, or other heterodox religionist, was to be scourged out of the town, or an idle or vagrant Indian, whom the white man's fire-water had made riotous about the streets, was to be driven with stripes into the shadow of the forest.
All kinds of small bombshells are going off in 'Standard Deviation'; Libby finally knows it's not her fault she's not pregnant; Betty's hopes for child-bearing are crushed by occupational hazard; and Masters, infuriated by unacceptable lab conditions resorts to blackmail at its nastiest to get the experiment moved back into the hospital.
I cared not, at this period, for books; they were apart from me.
He loses, in an extent proportioned to the weakness or force of his original nature, the capability of self-support. Why, look you, she may cover it with a brooch, or such like heathenish adornment, and so walk the streets as brave as ever! The evolutions of the parade; the tumult of the battle; the flourish of old, heroic music, heard thirty years before;—such scenes and sounds, perhaps, were all alive before his intellectual sense.
My imagination was a tarnished mirror. His gifts were emphatically those of a man of business; prompt, acute, clear-minded; with an eye that saw through all perplexities, and a faculty of arrangement that made them vanish, as by the waving of an enchanter's wand. Nevertheless, vixenly as she looks, many people are seeking, at this very moment, to shelter themselves under the wing of the federal eagle; imagining, I presume, that her bosom has all the softness and snugness of an eider-down pillow.
Don't read on if you haven't seen episode three — and if you've seen later episodes, please do not leave spoilers. The new inhabitant—who came himself from a foreign land, or whose father or grandfather came—has little claim to be called a Salemite; he has no conception of the oyster-like tenacity with which an old settler, over whom his third century is creeping, clings to the spot where his successive generations have been imbedded.
The Collector's junior clerk, too,—a young gentleman who, it was whispered, occasionally covered a sheet of Uncle Sam's letter-paper with what at the distance of a few yards, looked very much like poetry,—used now and then to speak to me of books, as matters with which I might possibly be conversant.
I had ceased to be a writer of tolerably poor tales and essays, and had become a tolerably good Surveyor of the Customs. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.