The Young Diana: An Experiment of the Future

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George H. Doran, 1918 - Rejuvenation - 381 pages
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Page 238 - O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright! It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night Like a rich jewel in an Ethiop's ear; Beauty too rich for use, for earth too dear!
Page 133 - And the earth was without form and void ; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And God said : 'Let there be light ! And there was light.
Page 245 - For, in the name of God, the Father and Lord of the universe, and of our Saviour Jesus Christ, and of the Holy Spirit, they then receive the washing with water. For Christ also said, "Except ye be born again, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Page 177 - ... Don't be a fool," I retorted. "How could I substitute an empty satchel for yours when up to fifteen minutes ago I had never seen you or your grip either ? Use a little common sense. Some place to-night you have put down that bag, and some clever thief has substituted a similar one. It's an old trick." He dropped into a chair and buried his face in his hands. "It's impossible...
Page 276 - You forget!" she said—"You forget that I am old! I am not really young in the sense you expect me to be. I know myself. Deep in my brain the marks of lonely years and griefs are imprinted— of disappointed hopes, and cruelties inflicted on me for no other cause than too much love and constancy —those marks are ineffaceable! So it happens that beneath the covering of youth which your science gives me, and under the mark of this outward loveliness, I, the same Diana, live with a world's experience,...
Page 301 - And I saw a new earth and a new heaven; for the first earth and the first heaven were passed away; and there was no more sea." PHIL: I don't understand that STEN: I'm saying the meek shall not inherit the earth! PHIL: No? STEN: The MILITANT! Come out in the light, Comrade. BLACKOUT VI • INTERNE EPISODE Dr.
Page 156 - Where two or three are gathered together, there am I in the midst of you ;
Page 49 - Oh ! that this too, too solid flesh would melt, Thaw, and dissolve itself into a dew ! Or that the Everlasting had not set His canon 'gainst self-slaughter ! SHAKSPEARE.

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