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Totally 24

Totally 24

23 was the year I got a taste of facing the unknown when I followed an unexplainable gut-feeling on a professional pursuit out of Manhattan to the sea-breezy financial district of Boston. 477 more words

kick the seeds

“(“If a hen and a half can lay an egg and a half in a day and a half how long will it take a monkey with a wooden leg to kick the seeds out of a dill pickle?”).” 7 more words

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First Love

“Love is the ultimate outlaw. It just won’t adhere to any rules. The best any of us can do is sign on as its accomplice. Instead of vowing to honor and obey, maybe we should swear to aid and abet. 1,331 more words

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audaciously and impolitely

“Until at last she knew. Accepted what she had always sensed. She had been correct when she had howled at the dance. They were not a handicap. 41 more words

Literature

entertain or enlighten

“Oh dear. Like most geniuses, the Countess was a very limited person. Sigmund Freud was so ignorant of art that the Surrealist painters had to explain their use of Freudian symbols over and over again, and still he didn’t get it. 95 more words

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humor ‘em

“But little girls? Podner, you know that story as well as me. Give ‘em doll babies, tea sets and toy stoves. And if they show a hankering for more bodacious playthings, call ‘em tomboy, humor ‘em for a few years and then slip ‘em the bad news. 69 more words

Literature

Doris Day with a mustache

“Dr. Robbins spent much of his time in the garden, a dreamy expression on his face. He looked like Doris Day with a mustache. He had been overheard yelling at a patient who complained of a lack of purpose in life: “Purpose! 36 more words

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