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There were twenty chieftains about the rostrum

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19. April 2015

Image Credit It but remains for this council to command, and Tal Hajus must prove his fitness to rule. Were he a brave man he would invite Tars Tarkas to combat, for he does not love him, but Tal Hajus is afraid; Tal Hajus, your jeddak, is a coward. With my bare hands I could …...

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Gallery post – She was quite silent for a minute or two

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17. März 2015

A likely story indeed! said the Pigeon in a tone of the deepest contempt. ‚I’ve seen a good many little girls in my time, but never ONE with such a neck as that! No, no! You’re a serpent; and there’s no use denying it. I suppose you’ll be telling me next that you never tasted …...

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Left Sidebar- How surprised he’ll be when he finds out who I am

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11. September 2014

‚He took me for his housemaid,‘ she said to herself as she ran. ‚How surprised he’ll be when he finds out who I am! But I’d better take him his fan and gloves—that is, if I can find them.‘ As she said this, she came upon a neat little house, on the door of which …...

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Audio Post – I crept up the stairway to the tunnel’s

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12. Dezember 2013

As the animal’s fierce clawing ceased, the bull raised his gory, sightless head, and with a horrid roar ran headlong across the arena. With great leaps and bounds he came, straight toward the arena wall directly beneath where we sat, and then accident carried him, in one of his mighty springs, completely over the barrier …...

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We could not prevent a collision which might have terrible results.

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2. Februar 2013

Several passengers had got off at Green River, and were walking up and down the platforms; and among these Aouda recognised Colonel Stamp Proctor, the same who had so grossly insulted Phileas Fogg at the San Francisco meeting. Not wishing to be recognised, the young woman drew back from the window, feeling much alarm at …...

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Lord save me, thinks I, that must be the harpooneer

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5. Dezember 2012

He pays regular, was the rejoinder. But come, it’s getting dreadful late, you had better be turning flukesit’s a nice bed Sal and me slept in that ere bed the night we were spliced. There’s plenty of room for two to kick about in that bed; it’s an almighty big bed that. Why, afore we …...

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The feet themselves were heavily padded and nailless

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21. August 2012

But how puny and harmless they now looked beside this huge and terrific incarnation of hate, of vengeance and of death. The man himself, for such I may call him, was fully fifteen feet in height and, on Earth, would have weighed some four hundred pounds. He sat his mount as we sit a horse, …...

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Oscar Wilde

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2. Mai 2012

Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not, and a sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is....

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Not caring to venture back into the canyon

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12. Januar 2012

The thing was an enormous cave bear, rearing its colossal bulk fully eight feet at the shoulder, while from the tip of its nose to the end of its stubby tail it was fully twelve feet in length. As it sighted the Sagoths it emitted a most frightful roar, and with open mouth charged full …...

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Link post – Everything is so out-of-the-way down here

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11. November 2011

‚I’m sure I’m not Ada,‘ she said, ‚for her hair goes in such long ringlets, and mine doesn’t go in ringlets at all; and I’m sure I can’t be Mabel, for I know all sorts of things, and she, oh! she knows such a very little! Besides, SHE’S she, and I’m I, and—oh dear, how...

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