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The Heart Throws No Fish Back In The River

“Love, my mother believed, was the only specific for true beauty—an abundance of it could make a woman who was as plain as zwieback go into the streets smiling, with her head high and her shoulders back, and a dearth … Continue reading

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A Weak Husband Living With An Excellent Woman

“I could only wonder what sort of model husband and father he might be if he changed. ┬áBut change that elemental would come only if he hit rock bottom, such an unpleasant place for him to regard that I knew … Continue reading

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