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Explore the Home Gift Guide. Some of these definitions are only pithy one-liners because to add anything more to them would be to try to improve on perfection.

I don’t recall now who recommended the book to me; I know it was one of my online friend A religious celebration usually signalized by gluttony and drunkenness, frequently in honor of some holy person distinguished for abstemiousness. Detalhes do produto Capa comum: If i were teaching college freshmen, though, I’d make this book required reading. Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel.


An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.

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This style of writing suits all types of readers; if you are of the “I only read riabo first line and then check my cell phone” generation, you’ll be plenty happy with the first part of the definition. Ambtose de pagamento aceitas: If you can get past that initial warning I gave you, please give this one a try. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? There are no graphics and so these snippets are the only use of examples and clarification provided.

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The Devil’s Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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Required reading for anyone with a sense of humor. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility. Dive into a masterpiece of American satirical writing. Read more Read less. That’s an importabt distinction, for he made no effort to write a complete dictionary, and he was writing in the context of current events that are no longer current.

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