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  • One large man, bull-necked, shaven-headen, with old fashioned braces or suspenders, to use the American term holding up his suit trousers, looks like an oppressive law-man from a liberal movie about the Deep South.

    Archive 2009-09-17

  • Above the aperture was to be seen paradise in all its blazon of glory, numberless little golden-headen cherubims encircled a throne, on which was seated the beneficent majesty of Heaven.

    La Vend�e

  • And, moreover, de poets and philosophers say dat same headen god was very learned in de knowledge of de virtues of plants and herps, which your ladyship will remark is de very consistence and identification of de noble art of pharmacy.

    Rob of the bowl : a legend of St. Inigoe's,

  • "Your ladyship will comprehend from your reading learned pooks, dat Prometheus was a great headen god, what stole de fire from Heaven, whereby he was able to vivicate and reluminate de decayed and worn-out podies of de human families, and in a manner even to give life to de images of clay; which is all, as your good ladyship discerns, a fabulous narration, or pregnant fable, as de scholars insinuate.

    Rob of the bowl : a legend of St. Inigoe's,


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