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27.05.2011 um 06:43 Uhr

vcount on her vote.

 The dream will not happen, and he now faces the choice of accepting this fact like agrownup and moving on to more sensible pursuits, or refusing the truth and ending upbitter, quarrelsome, and slightly pathetic.

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  And it was this acceptance, I thinralph lauren men polo shirt  k, that allowed me to come up with the thoroughlycockeyed idea of running for the United States Senate. An up-or-out strategy was how Idescribed it to my wife, one last shot to test out my ideas before I settled into a calmer,more stable, and better-paying existence. And she—perhaps more out of pity thanconviction—agreed to this one last race, though she also suggested that given theorderly life she preferred for our family, I shouldn’t necessarily count on her vote.

27.05.2011 um 06:37 Uhr

anything else.

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  Someone once said that every man is trying to either live up to his father’s expectationsor make up for his father’s mistakes, and I suppose that may explain my particularmalady as well as anything else.

26.05.2011 um 04:20 Uhr

withers in the bud.'

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`I was hoping now for a man to come along,' Gudrun said, suddenly catching her underlip between her teeth, and making a strange grimace, half sly smiling, half anguish. Ursula was afraid.

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`Oh my dear,' cried Gudrun, strident, `I wouldn't go out of my way to look for him. But if there did happen to come along a highly attractive individual of sufficient means -- well --' she tailed off ironically. Then she looked searchingly at Ursula, as if to probe her. `Don't you find yourself getting bored?' she asked of her sister. `Don't you find, that things fail to materialise? Nothing materialises! Everything withers in the bud.'

26.05.2011 um 04:19 Uhr

literary shortcomings.

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25.05.2011 um 06:11 Uhr

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To learn something interesting, and to do something useful--this was, roughly speaking, the programme he had sketched, and of which the accident of his wife having an income appeared to him in no degree to modify the validity.

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His first child, a little boy of extraordinary promise, as the Doctor, who was not addicted to easy enthusiasms, firmly believed, died at three years of age, in spite of everything that the mother's tenderness and the father's science could invent to save him.

Two years later Mrs. Sloper gave birth to a second infant--an infant of a sex which rendered the poor child, to the Doctor's sense, an inadequate substitute for his lamented first- born, of whom he had promised himself to make an admirable man.

The little girl was a disappointment; but this was not the worst