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#1. I also wear a hat or a very tightly pulled head tie when I write. I suppose I hope by doing that I will keep my brains from seeping out of my scalp and running in great gray blobs down my neck, into my ears, and over my face. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#2. When you begin to go over the edge, life receding from you as a boat recedes inevitably from shore, you hold on to death tightly, like a rope that will transport you, and you swing out on it, hoping only to land away from where you are. - Author: Alice Sebold
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#3. Cling tightly to hope, just as you have in the past, my dear. Evil can't rule forever. I truly believe that. - Author: Lisa Schroeder
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#4. Greed, fear, lust, hate, jealousy, these are part of reality too ... bundles of consciousness wrapped tightly, barbs on which you can injure yourself, volatile energies that serve as separations between yourself and perfect stillness. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#5. I hug him tightly. "I can't imagine my life without you, Christian. I love you so much it frightens me." "Me, too," he breathes. "My life would be empty without you. I love you so much. - Author: E.L. James
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#6. In the theater, I've found that, in general, reaction and laughter come easier at an evening performance, when the audience is more inclined to forget its troubles. Matinee customers must enter the theatre in a more matter-of-fact frame of mind, hanging on tightly before they let themselves go. - Author: Beatrice Lillie
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#7. The counsel and care of others, while helpful and necessary, is not the ultimate solution. Jesus is the one who gives strength and contentment in the midst of suffering. Cling tightly to Jesus, who already has you in his invincible grip. - Author: Stephen Altrogge
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#8. None could see her without pity, unless he had a felon's heart; she was so tightly bound. The tears ran down her face and fell upon her grey gown where ran a little thread of gold, and a thread of gold was twined into her hair. - Author: Joseph Bedier
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#9. Schuyler grasped it tightly. She would never let go. Not in this lifetime. - Author: Melissa De La Cruz
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#10. Rosie squeezed my hand very tightly, as though to earn some hand-holding credits, - Author: Graeme Simsion
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#11. One of the best things about reading comic books, when you're a kid or an adult, is watching the characters cross-over. What happens in one book affects the other, and these shows are so tightly knit that it feels like one giant show. - Author: Andrew Kreisberg
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#12. She had to hang on to the bars tightly because the fairy dust was making her drift back to the sky. - Author: Chris Colfer
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#13. Forsaking the shield of insensibility she had tightly woven over herself during her years as a gelder, she unbarred her heart. She invited him in. - Author: Chris Lange
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#14. Tucker," I say. "I'm so glad you're still here."
I throw myself into his arms. He hugs me tightly.
"I couldn't leave," he says.
"I know."
"I mean, literally. I don't have a ride. - Author: Cynthia Hand
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#15. tightly and a vein throbbed at his temple. The two guards led Rogers down a long hallway. On each side were barred cell doors. The men behind them had been talking, but when Rogers came into view they abruptly stopped. The prisoners - Author: David Baldacci
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#16. You don't get perfect-but I was going to grab this happiness and hold it as tightly as I could. I was going to enjoy it for as long as it lasted. - Author: Jennifer Weiner
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#17. for those memories are now
just like these little kittens
I hold in my hands

those can be kissed
and treasured
but not held too tightly. - Author: Sanober Khan
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#18. Don't hold onto anything so tightly that Jesus can't take it from you. - Author: Corrie Ten Boom
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#19. Right there, in front of everyone, I threw my arms arond his neck and mashed my mouth against his. He was startled for a second, then his strong arms wraped around me so tightly I could hardly breathe.
"ZOMG," I heard Nudge whisper. - Author: James Patterson
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#20. This man holds my hand as tightly as he holds my heart ... I hope he doesn't ever let go. - Author: Megan Keith
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#21. Like Jim Crow (and slavery), mass incarceration operates as a tightly networked system of laws, policies, customs, and institutions that operate collectively to ensure the subordinate status of a group defined largely by race. - Author: Michelle Alexander
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#22. Pride and folly, they go together like two tightly grasping hands. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#23. Do not hold an idea tightly! There is always a possibility that what you believe might be wrong! Hold your ideas loosely so that you can easily get rid of them once you have realised that they are wrong! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#24. A hand held tightly, never to really let go.
Fills up life around you, for the comforts within our soul. - Author: Patty Smith
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#25. So he held the words tightly inside, safe from ridicule, safe from harm.. - Author: Lorraine Heath
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#26. You okay? This okay?"
I nod, pulling his hips more tightly to my own.
"Now we'll make it better," Jase vows, and begins to kiss me again as he starts to move in a rhythm. My body follows, unwilling to let him go, already glad to have him come back. - Author: Huntley Fitzpatrick
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#27. Like a modern counterpart of a tightly-corseted Victorian, she needed to unbutton herself, learn the act of relaxation. - Author: Martin Edwards
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#28. Empty in this dirt and flat on my back
both hands gripped tightly and widely around my bare neck
the truth of it all is i am very capable of love
it's just that im not capable of letting you go
and it goes, and it goes, and it goes, and it goes - Author: Craig Owens
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#29. With those people, I'm very far apart, because I believe that government access to communications and stored records is valuable when done under tightly controlled conditions which protect legitimate privacy interests. - Author: Dorothy Denning
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#30. No matter what you have, or how lucky you think you are, there's nothing in this world you can hold on to so tightly that it can't be taken from you. - Author: Adam Sternbergh
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#31. She looked at her best friend as he unraveled the tightly wound cord from his heart and told her what she had been hoping to hear." from the upcoming The Witch of Belle Fleur - Author: Isabelle Hardesty
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#32. It's the colors that will make you stray. They sing to you, the not-blue and the searing light, and no matter how tightly you tie yourself to the inbetween, eventually you will break free.
No one swims only in the shallow water. - Author: Betsy Cornwell
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#33. From riding nearly fifty miles in one day on a horse, I learned that the fifteen feet of silk tied tightly around the midriff actually kept the organs in place and prevented nausea. - Author: Jack Weatherford
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#34. Once the tentacles of redistributionism wrap themselves tightly around every part of the economy - and around our psyches - they can never be unwound. - Author: Monica Crowley
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#35. If I hadn't already flown with him, I'd be scared. I'm above the water with nothing but his arms between me and an icy plunge. But his arms are wrapped tightly around me and his chest is warm. I lean my head against his muscular shoulder and close my eyes.
He rubs his cheek against my hair - Author: Susan Ee
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#36. And I don't want to talk about it, because one day his name will brush against my lips in her presence, and through and involuntary blushing of the cheeks, a misting of the eyes, a breath drawn too tightly, or a single tear, the secret I'm supposed to keep locked up forever will be revealed - Author: Sarah Ockler
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#37. Miss Maudie's hand closed tightly on mine, and I said nothing. Its warmth was enough. - Author: Harper Lee
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#38. I discovered that being thankful and experiencing the power and presence of Jesus Christ are tightly entwined. As we practice thankfulness, we experience more of God's transforming grace, God's thereness. - Author: Mark Buchanan
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#39. The moment you feel the need to tightly manage someone, you've made a hiring mistake. The best people don't need to be managed. Guided, taught, led-yes. But not tightly managed. - Author: James C. Collins
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#40. She'd been criticized for holding the reins of parenthood too tightly, of controlling her children too completely, but she didn't know how to let go. From the moment she'd first decided to become a mother, it had been an epic battle. - Author: Kristin Hannah
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#41. When you enter a lake and when the nature wraps you up tightly never letting you go out, you will be the happiest prisoner on earth! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#42. I think mobility is very important, not only to discover opportunities elsewhere but at times, also to appreciate better what your home town has. Allahabad, for instance, has the feel of a small, tightly-knit community where everyone participates. - Author: Vikas Swarup
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#43. Adding to his devastating sex appeal was what I knew about him now. That he fit his body like he fit that suit - tightly and with no give - Author: Laurelin Paige
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#44. I'm all right,' Jace protested, but his hand gripped Alec's sleeve tightly. 'I can stand.'
It looks to me like you're using a wall to prop you up. That's not my definition of "standing."'
It's leaning,' Jace told him. 'Leaning comes right before standing. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#45. Ignorant mind is a tightly closed door! To open it, you must knock the door repeatedly! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#46. Even though many of us are working very hard at it, we rarely, if ever, experience the joy and peace that are promised in the Bible. So what's the problem? Perhaps we are still holding the reins of our lives too tightly, afraid to surrender ourselves to God's Spirit. - Author: Ann Spangler
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#47. Denys understood how nothing ever holds still for us, or should. The trick is learning to take things as they come and fully, too, with no resistance or fear, not trying to grip them too tightly or make them bend. - Author: Paula McLain
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#48. It's as if I'm afloat in a sea of change. Each piece of wreckage to which I cling has limited buoyancy and soon sinks, forcing me to hold tightly to another and then another. - Author: Ken Davis
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#49. A mystery novel localizes the awesome force of the real death outside the book, winds it tightly in a plot ... - Author: Don DeLillo
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#50. She smiled, looking up at him, his lips interrupting her attempt to respond. He pulled back slightly, but Rylan stopped him. She wrapped her hands around the back of his head and pulled him back in. Her fingers slid to his shoulders and she squeezed them tightly. - Author: Courtney Giardina
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#51. Clung tightly to the Lord, faithfully following Him and obeying His commands (v. 6). - Author: John F. MacArthur Jr.
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#52. It hadn't been easy to reach the city where Jacob had grown up. The borders in his world were more tightly guarded than the island of the Fairies. - Author: Cornelia Funke
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#53. She said softly, "You make me want to live, Rowan. Not survive; not exist. Live."
He didn't have the words. Not when what she said hit him harder and deeper than any kiss.
So he climbed into bed and held her tightly all through the night. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#54. Sometimes all it takes is a kind person to take you by the hand, hold you tightly, and gently whisper, Everything's going to be all right. - Author: Charles F. Glassman
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#55. The link between intimate violence in the home and the international violence of terrorism and war is as tightly bound together as the fingers of a clenched fist. - Author: Riane Eisler
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#56. I use those medical gloves that fit very tightly and are disposable for all chopping - peppers, onions, garlic, etc. Very Lady Macbeth, I think. - Author: Nora Ephron
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#57. Without love, things disperse around; love holds things tightly! It prevents them to move away and disappear on the horizons! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#58. Despair filled his skull even more tightly than his own brain. All around him cars filled with normal people perfectly unaware of the disease turning Perry's body inside out. Fucking normal people. - Author: Scott Sigler
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#59. everything being fine is only one of many, many reasons why someone may not contact you. Perhaps they are tied up. Maybe they are surrounded by fierce weasels, or perhaps they are wedged tightly between two refrigerators and cannot get themselves out. - Author: Lemony Snicket
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#60. In America, music is more tightly categorized. - Author: Ednita Nazario
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#61. Saving You
The darkness takes him over,
the sickness pulls him in;
his eyes - a blown out candle,
I wish to go with him.
Sometimes I see a flicker
a light that shone from them;
I hold him to me tightly,
before he's gone again. - Author: Lang Leav
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#62. He reasoned that if choices and decisions derive from hidden mental processes, then free choice is either an illusion or, at minimum, more tightly constrained than previously considered. - Author: David Eagleman
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#63. PROBLEMS are like cold or hot water, how much you pack it tightly but its moisture comes outside - Author: Samar Sudha
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#64. In the middle of a crazy and drunk life, you have to hang onto the good and sober moments tightly. - Author: Sherman Alexie
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#65. Are you in love with him?'
She kept her lips tightly closed as if holding something back.
'Are you in love with me?'
She tried to answer but nothing came out. She lowered her eyes to the floor. - Author: Tan Redding
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#66. In Cleveland, I'm so fortunate that we're surrounded by farms with an endless variety of beautiful vegetables. For me, I always eat very tightly with the season, even if the season is only six weeks. - Author: Michael Symon
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#67. They were all too tightly bound together, men and women, creatures wild and tame, flowers, fruits and leaves, to ask that any one be spared. As long as the whole continued, the earth could go about its business. - Author: Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
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#68. Our animals don't do drugs. Instead, we move them almost daily in a tightly choreographed ballet from pasture spot to pasture spot. - Author: Joel Salatin
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#69. A smile curved the corners of his mouth under the dust-and soot-covered visor. "You're crying?
I answered his question with my tear-stricken gaze.
"I'm not going anywhere." He reached his hand out and I grasped it tightly. - Author: Shaye Evans
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#70. Most of what brings me solace and peace are nothing more than ghosts of my past, yet I hold tightly to keep them with me in the present for fear that without them, I just might disappear too. - Author: E.K. Blair
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#71. He whipped out his sheet, then pulled it over himself and wrapped it tightly around his face like an old woman in a shawl.
'How do I look?'
'Like the ugliest shanky girl I've ever seen,' Minho responded. 'You better thank the gods above you were born a dude.'
'Thanks. - Author: James Dashner
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#72. Our possessions are a trust from God. What we clutch tightly, we lose. What we place in His hands, we will possess. - Author: Phil Callaway
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#73. The E.U.'s Eastern Partnership programme is designed to bind the so-called focus states tightly to itself, shutting down the possibility of co-operation with Russia. - Author: Sergei Lavrov
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#74. Hold on tightly - let go lightly - Author: Belle De Jour
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#75. Can a person hold tightly to two thoughts that look, at first sight, as if they'd cancel each other out? - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#76. Men love their fears. That is why they hold on to them so tightly. - Author: Raymond E. Feist
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#77. She threaded her fingers through my hair and I nearly whimpered at the feel of them, my eyes rolling to the back of my closed eyes. I clutched her waist tightly, inhaling her breaths as I practically swallowed her beautiful tongue. - Author: Fisher Amelie
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#78. The experienced, wise, energetic, intelligent individual functioning in a loose coalition with others in a wide network is far more effective than he is in a tightly organized group. - Author: John C. Lilly
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#79. Sweeping her up into her arms, Jenny hugged her tightly. "Everybody - Author: Judith McNaught
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#80. There are no bounds to the potential of a child who has been well loved. And by well loved I mean hugged tightly, kissed sweetly, and read to often! - Author: Leigh Ann Hrutkay
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#81. One of the first lessons that I hope you grasp is that woven into meaningful literature, so tightly that it can't be separated, is a telling lesson, even in stories as short as this one."
"Always?" I ask.
"Always!" she confirms. "Good stories teach! - Author: Camron Wright
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#82. You know how the bonds of family are, my lady ... They cling as tightly as vines. And sometimes, like vines, they cling tightly enough to kill. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#83. This is yours," he said, pressing my hand more tightly to his chest. "And I don't give it lightly. - Author: Laura Thalassa
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#84. The walks met a need: they were a release from the tightly regulated mental environment of work, and once I discovered them as therapy, they became the normal thing, and I forgot what life had been like before I started walking, - Author: Teju Cole
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#85. Her bulging twins are packed tightly into a breastplate engraved with a silver emblem. - Author: Fujino Omori
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#86. We're going to find your hobo. We're going to work hard - work nights. Liv, we're going to put our balls into it." She hugged her tightly.
"When did we get balls?" Livia loved her ridiculous sister.
"Just now. - Author: Debra Anastasia
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#87. Frequently we hold on so tightly to the good that we do know that we cannot receive the greater good that we do not know. - Author: Richard J. Foster
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#88. Leftie loosely is the way
to relax a set old screw
as rightie tightly thinks
new bullshit to pursue - Author: Cornelia "Connie" DeDona
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#89. I've got the greatest job in the world. There's no other job in government where cause and effect is so tightly coupled where you can make a difference every day in so many different ways and in so many different people's lives. It's a great challenge. - Author: Michael Bloomberg
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#90. Wrapping her arm around my waist, she squeezes tightly and hisses out a breath. "Dammit, that hurts!"
And I can't help but chuckle.
I think she said the same thing the first time we made love. - Author: Belle Aurora
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#91. A tall girl towered over us, arms crossed tightly over her chest. - Author: Kami Garcia
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#92. Sadness is pathetically limited to the range of thirst, it is just a sip of emotion, tightly buckled to a frown, quenchable. - Author: Miranda July
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#93. It's like being on a tightrope stretched tightly between two skyscrapers - the past and the future. - Author: Donna Cooner
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#94. All along the avenue, cotton candy stands, fun houses, and games of chance were tightly shuttered, like clowns without makeup. - Author: William Hjortsberg
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#95. She has her fingers curled tightly around his forefinger and I have hold of her perfect pink foot, and I feel as though fireworks are going off in my chest. It's impossible, this much love. - Author: Paula Hawkins
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#96. Juliet is one of those rare novels that has it all: lush prose, tightly intertwined parallel narratives, intrigue, and historical detail all set against a backdrop of looming danger. Anne Fortier casts a new light on one of history's greatest stories of passion. I was swept away. - Author: Sara Gruen
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#97. Of two simple men I saw today on the pier in the midst of the crowd, parting the parting of dear friends, the one to remain hung on the other's neck and passionately kissed him. While the one to depart tightly pressed the one to remain in his arms. - Author: Walt Whitman
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#98. When you are in a state of nonacceptance, it's difficult to learn. A clenched fist cannot receive a gift, and a clenched psyche grasped tightly against the reality of what must not be accepted cannot easily receive a lesson. - Author: Roger Delano Hinkins
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#99. My parents were very poor, but we never felt any sense of need or want. It was a very close, loving, tightly-knit family growing up, and I never felt any sense of deprivation or anything like that. - Author: George J. Mitchell
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#100. Hold on to the ones you love,' Grandpa Joe told him now. 'Hold on to them tightly and tell them that you love them at every opportunity because you just don't know when you'll be parted from them. - Author: Victoria Connelly
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