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John Donne (1572-1631)
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Poems of John Donne

I wonder, by my troth, what thou and I
Did, till we loved? Were we not weaned till then?
But sucked on country pleasures, childishly?
Or snorted we in the Seven Sleepers’ den?

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Sigmund Freud (1856 - 1939)
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The Uncanny (1919) – By Sigmund Freud

At this point I will put forward two considerations which, I think, contain the gist of this short study. In the first place, if psychoanalytic theory is correct in maintaining that every affect belonging to an emotional impulse, whatever its kind, is transformed, if it is repressed, into anxiety, then among instances of frightening things there must be one class in which the frightening element can be shown to be something repressed which recurs.

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Books are the most loyal companions
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First And Last Lines of Famous Books In Literature

A Tale of Two Cities
First Line: It was the worst of times, it was the best of times.
Last Line: It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.

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Two poems by Dorothy Parker
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Two Poems by Dorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker was born on 22 August 1893. As a tribute to this great poet, Thespace.ink features two of her poems as a birth anniversary feature.

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poems by Juan Ramón Jiménez
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Two Poems by Juan Ramón Jiménez

Two poems by Juan Ramón Jiménez, a prolific Spanish poet who achieved fame in the English speaking world after the translation of his work ‘Platero and I’ in 1917. Two poems by the great poet.

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