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  • How delicious it is when when pulp-fiction, True Romance notions of “solid husband” come up against lived lives.

  • Seems as if K. was beginning to come up against those political forces which have ever been a British Commander's bane.

  • Whenever I come up against Cupid, experience has taught me to retire deferentially, and wait until the love-fever has abated.

    The Doctor of Pimlico | William Le Queux

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