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All tamed animals are nervous, we have given them reason to be, not only by cruelty but by our love too, that presses upon them. They have not been able to be entirely indifferent to this and untouched by it.
You say I must write another book? But I've just written this one.
You like it so much that's the reason? Read it again then.
Fourteen-year-old, why must you giggle and dote,
Fourteen-year-old, why are you such a goat?
I'm fourteen years old, that is the reason,
I giggle and dote in season.
I love Life,
I would fight to the death for it,
That's a feeling you say? I will find
A reason for it.
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Even a stopped clock is right twice every day. After some years, it can boast of a long series of successes.
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September 20, 1902
March 7, 1971
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