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The vision of a sunken-
, tuberculosis-ridden pauper would always rise between me and the beauty of the sunset.
Murals in which he beams down at happy toilers and rosy-
maidens seem to be at every crossroads and town square.
Two nicely plump, pink-
maidens are arranged on the grey rocks behind the actor, manacled and in chains.
and plaid-clad, he could as easily be out here hunting chukar or mending downed fences.
They were cool even in summertime, and their red-
salesgirls even wore sweaters under their white coats.
Everyone talks about the weather, but gray-
mangabey monkeys actually do something about it, according to new research.
He bore little resemblance to the apple-
dandy of his official portraits.
locals brave the hostile climes with feather-filled parkas.
Word of warning to the paparazzi: taking photographs of the apple-
beauty might cost you.
Her winningly chipmunk-
smile is doled out sparingly, a privilege to be earned, rather than an icebreaker or an entreaty.
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Colonel Shaw and his bell-cheeked Negro infantry on St. Gaudens shaking Civil War relief, propped by...
(...) truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of.
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When the red-cheeked, dancing girls, April and May, trip home to the wintry, misanthropic woods;...
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