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"Mr. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent occasions when he was up all night, was seated at the breakfast table. I stood upon the hearth-rug and..."
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"You don't know about me, without you have read a book by the name of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," but that ain't no matter.You don't know about me without you have read a book by the name of The..."
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"Boys are playing basketball around a telephone pole with a backboard bolted to it. "
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"These notebooks were found among the papers of Antoine Roquentin. ("Editors' Note")The best thing would be to write down events from day to day."
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"The boys, as they talked to the girls from Marcia Blaine School, stood on the far side of their bicycles holding the handlebars, which established a protective fence of bicycle between the sexes,..."
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"La idea del eterno retorno es misteriosa y con ella Nietzsche dejó perplejo a los demás filósofos...The idea of eternal return is a mysterious one, and Nietzsche has often perplexed other..."
Overall Rank: 89
"Everyone had always said that John would be a preacher when he grew up, just like his father."
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"To the red country and part of the gray country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth."
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"124 was spiteful. Full of baby's venom. The women in the house knew it and so did the children."