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#1. Unfortunately, there's a lot of confusion today over what is sexy and what is vulgar. It's horrifying. They say, 'Oh, that girl is so sexy,' and she turns around and the dress is four sizes too small. Or she's wearing so much stuff, you wonder how long it took her to get ready. - Author: Carolina Herrera
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#2. And Unseen University took tradition very seriously, at least when it remembered to. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#3. I don't shave," she interjected, stopping my train of thought again. "You don't shave?" I asked, my eyes traveling to her bare legs. "No." "Ever?" I asked inanely. Her legs had been smooth when I took off her sandal last night. "Yes, ever," Layna answered. "Everywhere? - Author: Libby Austin
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#4. I took individual photographs of Annie Liebovitz, I kept taking her picture. - Author: Shirley Knight
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#5. 'The Client List' is my baby. I always tell people, 'It took nine months to put this project together because it is my baby.' And, it really did take that long! - Author: Jennifer Love Hewitt
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#6. She handed him his cup of tea ... and he almost longed to ask her to do for him what he saw her compelled to do for her father, who took her little finger and thumb in his masculine hand, and made them serve as suar-tongs. - Author: Elizabeth Gaskell
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#7. When the light that kisses the back of her eyes were birthed, her ancestors were not yet born. How many human lives have ended in the time it took that light to reach her?

How many people have loved only to have lost? How countless, the hopes that have died?

But not this one. - Author: Amie Kaufman
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#8. It took me years to actually get comfortable on the stage. I prefer the intimacy of screen; it comes easier to me. In theater, you have to be louder and bigger - that was harder for many years in my teens. But now I've conquered that. I eat up the stage. I love it. - Author: Aileen Quinn
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#9. Any chance I had to get in front of people - amateur talent contests at movie houses like the Broadway, the president - I took. - Author: Frankie Avalon
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#10. Even before ObamaCare, the government took care of the bottom 5 or 10 percent of the public who were on Medicaid. - Author: Rand Paul
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#11. It took me time to understand my water lilies. I had planted them for the pleasure of it; I grew them without ever thinking of painting them. - Author: Claude Monet
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#12. I took the one letter he had for us. It was from the Switchblade Gas & Electric Company. I didn't know I had admirers there too, but I wasn't that surprised. I threw it in the trash with the IRS's love letters and closed the door without reply. - Author: The Harvard Lampoon
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#13. You could own coins but you couldn't have bars of gold. We were on the gold standard. I think it was Nixon who took us off the gold standard. - Author: Carl Andre
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#14. I was in NYC during 9/11; it happened on a Tuesday, I was on stage Thursday. It was a small crowd, but it took about 10 days and comedy clubs were packed. - Author: Bill Burr
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#15. I almost got a psychology degree, I almost got a philosophy degree. I kept changing it so they couldn't make me graduate. I studied anthropology and eastern religion, epistomology, and astronomy ... I took every interesting course I could find for nine years. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#16. I think the whole '2112' album took somewhere around a week to do. - Author: Alex Lifeson
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#17. He leaned close to her and took a deep breath, unsettling her. "You smell of lavender. I wouldna believe a shepherdess would smell so fine."

"I bathed in a tub full of lavender this morning, just for you, so it seems, as I knew you would appreciate the effort. - Author: Terry Spear
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#18. I met Mrs. Neely at the door and I swear to you she took one look at my glossy lips and bare knees and the woman just knew. Moms are creepy like that sometimes. - Author: Amber L. Johnson
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#19. Eve took a bite from the apple, chaos ensued... earth became hell as heaven retreated behind an impenetrable veil. - Author: Hamilton Stone
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#20. I had a great life even before 'The Memory Keeper's Daughter' took off. I really enjoy teaching. - Author: Kim Edwards
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#21. It took me a long time and a lot of heartache to realize that just because you love someone, doesn't mean they deserve it. - Author: Steve Maraboli
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#22. I was in Kansas for about a month, and we worked most of the time in a very small town, so it felt like the production basically took the whole town over. In a way, we were the Martians in Kansas. - Author: Lukas Haas
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#23. It occurred to her then that there was a reason age drained the pleasure out of life, slowly stripping away all the things you enjoyed or took for granted. It was so you wouldn't need convincing when the time came. You'd be ready, because everything good in life was gone. - Author: Laura McHugh
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#24. I did it for you. I took in a pint of bourbon with me. She's a charming middle-aged lady with a face like a bucket of mud and if she has washed her hair since Coolidge's second term, I'll eat my spare tire, rim and all. - Author: Raymond Chandler
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#25. I took an oath of office to the Constitution, I didn't take an oath of office to my party or my president. - Author: Chuck Hagel
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#26. He took a step back, his wings beating the air like mighty drums. As long as the people who matter most know the truth, I don't care about the rest. Get some sleep. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#27. Liam. We'll figure something else out. Please don't go."
"Why not? Would you miss me?"
Ty looked into his eyes and nodded jerkily. "Yes, I would."
"So tell me why I shouldn't go." They stared at each other. Liam took a step back. "Or better yet, come with me and tell me every night. - Author: Abigail Roux
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#28. I do not miss childhood, but I miss the way I took pleasure in small things, even as greater things crumbled. I could not control the world I was in, could not walk away from things or people or moments that hurt, but I took joy in the things that made me happy. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#29. I followed my wanderlust. It bruised me sometimes, and took me to all kinds of highs. Now that my thirst is slaked, I get to start anew. - Author: Elisabeth Eaves
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#30. To those of you who are wearing ties, I think my dad would appreciate it if you took them off. - Author: Robert Moog
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#31. Damianos," Touars said. "Princekiller."
It was the last thing he said. Damen
pulled the sword out. He took a step
back. - Author: C.S. Pacat
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#32. When my husband Charles passed away in 2000, I took over as chair of our family's foundation. As I was mourning his loss, I also had to keep the foundation moving forward and to chart a course into what was then a very male-dominated philanthropic world. - Author: Lynn Schusterman
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#33. Count no day lost in which you waited your turn, took only your share and sought advantage over no one. - Author: Robert Breault
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#34. It took a while to find a passion for another career that was as strong as the passion that I had for football. Once I found it in acting, it was simple. Use the tools you were given from playing football and apply it to your new passion. I have done that through acting, producing and writing. - Author: Maurice Hall
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#35. Successful business people became successful because they took risks. The biggest risk is that once successful, they stop taking risks. - Author: G.R. Gopinath
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#36. I'm gonna give them the advice that I always took myself, that it's better to get to know somebody before you jump into the sack with them. Because then if you jump into the sack and fall in love, and you liked them already, you're home free. - Author: Pia Zadora
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#37. I actually had to get two fillings. Yeah, I swear. My teeth had been bugging me because I had been eating so much junk food on the road. I was the worst on teh team because I always had a bag of candy with me. I never had any cavities before, but yesterday, I took two for the team. - Author: Tisha Venturini
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#38. And he took her in his arms and kissed her under the sunlit sky, and he cared not that they stood high upon the walls in the sight of many. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#39. At the sight of a Sanza brother offering cards, every guard in the room took a step back; some of them visibly struggled with the idea of raising their crossbows again. - Author: Scott Lynch
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#40. He took me under his wing when I first came to the Rams and taught me everything - his technique in the pass rush, how to play off blockers, and how to make the big play. - Author: Jack Youngblood
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#41. My wife is so analytical with raising kids, and I am not. My feeling is if they turn out good, then that means I was a good daddy and put a lot of effort into it. If they turn out bad, it means they took after her side of the family. - Author: Jeff Foxworthy
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#42. I took acres of fertile ignorance up to that place. And they started to pour preconceptions all over it. Like forty tons of cement. No thanks. I got out before it hardened. I did a year, passed - Author: William McIlvanney
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#43. Miki took her hands away from her ears. "Yup. I'm a very good girl."
Craig grimaced. "Don't say that."
"Because to guys it just means you swallow. - Author: Shelly Laurenston
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#44. (Devon) "Cam - you're killing me," she quavered, pressing her head back into the pillow and praying for patience. Her heart was pounding.
"I'm loving you," he corrected in a hot whisper, then took her nipple deep into his mouth as his palm brushed over the damp lace covering her core. - Author: Kaylea Cross
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#45. He took the trouble to offer "a few gentle Reproofs on those who deserve them," including Harvard students. - Author: Jill Lepore
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#46. I believe if people understood each other more, if people took the time and realize it's not 'all about me' and I'm on a big planet with a lot of other people and concerns, maybe we can learn how to get along with each other. - Author: Esai Morales
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#47. I drew a picture on the back of a calendar in pencil. In those days they used to give out free calendars, I had no art paper, so I took whatever else I could. - Author: Joe Shuster
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#48. What do you think will be more effective when it comes to succeeding, believing you can or KNOWING you will? Let today be the last day you took timid steps of belief and start taking confident steps of purpose-driven knowing! - Author: Steve Maraboli
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#49. I booked my first series when I was 13. Acting kind of took control because I was just going from part to part at that point. - Author: Vanessa Morgan
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#50. On the most Scottish thing he'd ever seen: I was going through a town called Bathgate at around 11 o'clock at night. And there was a guy leaning and pissing against a front door. He then took out his keys and went inside. - Author: Frankie Boyle
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#51. Paul Lucas had a particularly amusing accent, so I chuckled. That was terrible; I shouldn't have done that, but he took it too big. He got up and said he couldn't work with people who laughed at him! - Author: Fay Wray
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#52. Blake and Livia were next to exit. He took the steps before she could and turned to offer her his hand, like a knight escorting his queen. Livia took Blake's hand and hugged his offered arm. Bea's photographer-nephew's flash blinded them as it captured their moment for all time. - Author: Debra Anastasia
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#53. I took comfort that its IQ, while no doubt high enough to allow it to run for elective office, seemed to be only a fraction of mine. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#54. On the cross Christ took upon Himself every sin we've ever committed - including anger. - Author: Billy Graham
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#55. It was the desire to do the complete thing. I only took taking acting lessons because my whole thing, really, was to direct. But my first jobs were acting jobs. - Author: James Coburn
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#56. Back in the day, no one had digital cameras. They took these pictures of me, got them developed, and then mailed them to me. - Author: Erika M. Anderson
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#57. The grease from the awful lunch buffet took to the air, becoming more a skin coating than a smell. - Author: Harlan Coben
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#58. neck and collarbone and took a picture. Kiss me here. #atnight She pressed upload and then put the phone in her bag, walked out into the street and flagged a taxi. - Author: Kate Forster
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#59. Once you've arrived at the end of the world, it hardly matters which route you took. - Author: Isaac Marion
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#60. I was a lifeguard, camp counselor, the president of the YMCA Leaders Corps. I also took piano lessons. I was a dancer. - Author: Chirlane McCray
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#61. I always took my workouts serious because I have a football background. I came from football, so when I got to baseball, I continued my football workouts in the offseason. - Author: Frank Thomas
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#62. I began photographing in 1946. Before that, I was a painter and drawer, with my mother and father's support. They were a bit pissed when I went into photography. They thought photographers were guys who took pictures at weddings. - Author: Harold Feinstein
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#63. Can you see the future, Kerbouchard?"
"Who would wish to? Our lives hold a veil between anticipation and horror. Anticipation is the carrot suspended before the jackass to keep him moving forward. Horror is what he would see if he took his eyes off the carrot. - Author: Louis L'Amour
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#64. An accent like mine and a face like mine, I think a lot of the time it's easy for casting directors to just stick me in as a bad boy, but 'Being Human' took a risk on me - bless 'em - and I'm not that bad boy no more. - Author: Michael Socha
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#65. Focus on your own goals and how to achieve them. No one took your spot, there's room for all of us. - Author: Amy Schumer
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#66. Tom Ford once told me that he found French women sexier than American ones. He said, 'Americans are too clean ... ' I took no offense. - Author: Linda Wells
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#67. Rose took my nose, I suppose - Author: James Dashner
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#68. If I took myself too seriously, I would be a mess every day because the world keeps my ego in check. - Author: Anna Kendrick
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#69. I'd rather argue with you, angel, than laugh with anyone else."
Jesus. It took me a minute to be able to swallow the last bite in my mouth.
"You know ... I love you madly."
He smiled. "Yes, I know. - Author: Sylvia Day
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#70. I must say that I do wrestle with the amount of money I make, but at the end of the day what am I gonna say? I took less money so Rupert Murdoch could have more? - Author: Tom Hanks
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#71. So it wasn't actually that bad, it took a couple of weeks to sort of get used to uh, you know, standing around and pretending to have ice shoot out of your hand, but once you got used to that it uh, it was actually not that hard. - Author: Shawn Ashmore
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#72. My first novel, 'Leaving Atlanta,' took at look at my hometown in the late 1970s, when the city was terrorized by a serial murderer that left at least 29 African-American children dead. - Author: Tayari Jones
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#73. Moms and daughters can negotiate over anything, and they can go on longer than it took to settle the Vietnam War. - Author: Steve Schirripa
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#74. You cried when He took away your drop of water, not knowing He'd saved for you, the sea. - Author: Yasmin Mogahed
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#75. When TJ and I got to the bottom, we found Hope staring terrified at Molly. The dog had something long and horrible and meaty in her jaws. It took me a moment to register that it was a very fresh-looking human spine. Damn, she was hungry. - Author: David Wong
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#76. Ah," she said, "that's ever so much better," and took both boots and shook them out over the sink. "My stomach is full and I'm warm inside and out and it's time I went home. - Author: Madeleine L'Engle
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#77. wasn't for the love of a man that she took those chances, but for the love of a horse. - Author: Joan Hiatt Harlow
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#78. It took me two years to give him all of my heart, and he threw it away in one night. - Author: Dannika Dark
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#79. As much as the Pulitzer is the hallmark of journalism, I think what I love the most is when somebody says they took my column and it's in their wallet. I have had people open their wallet and show me a corner of a column. - Author: Regina Brett
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#80. There will never be another Mariano Rivera. He was a friend and a champion of a teammate. He really cared about the game of baseball, the way it was played, and whatever it took to win that night. - Author: Jorge Posada
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#81. when I ran mortgages, I religiously took people from the back office. At first I did it for moral reasons. But it worked. They appreciated it. They didn't feel like the world owed them a living. They were more loyal. - Author: Michael Lewis
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#82. Reasonable readers would have accepted my book about ghouls as a work of fiction, but such readers are rare, and most condemned it as a hoax. Even worse, totally unreasonable readers took it for a scientific treatise. - Author: H.P. Lovecraft
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#83. Sometimes a high moon, liquid-brilliant, scudded across a hollow space and took cover under electric, brown-iridescent cloud-edges. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#84. For a moment, she was quiet. Then she grabbed my hand, whispered, "Run run run run run," and took off, pulling me behind her. - Author: John Green
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#85. If you took me to Coachella for our first date, it would probably be a done deal. It would be a sure thing. - Author: Eva Mendes
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#86. Well, it's a little odd, the path I took, because when I was young, I wanted to be a cattle rancher. That was what I knew and that was what I liked. - Author: Sandra Day O'Connor
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#87. Juno MacGuff: Wise move. I know this girl who had a huge crazy freakout because she took too many behavioral meds at once. She took off all her clothes and jumped into the fountain at Ridgedale Mall and she was like, "Blaaaaah! I'm a kraken from the sea!"
Su-Chin: That was you. - Author: Diablo Cody
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#88. Before the birth of Love, many fearful things took place through the empire of necessity; but when this god was born, all things rose to men. - Author: Socrates
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#89. I'm going to write about them as I took them -- with a smile. - Author: Jack Black
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#90. And just like that he took me away into another world. A place where I was cherished, and where I could forget about a time when I never dared to dream about being loved like this. - Author: Raine Miller
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#91. Rabbit came near her, she began, in a low, timid voice, 'If you please, sir
' The Rabbit started violently, dropped the white kid gloves and the fan, and skurried away into the darkness as hard as he could go. Alice took up the fan and gloves, and, as the hall was very hot, she kept - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#92. What do you mean fainted?
Took a dive, kissed the pavement. Swooned like a southern belle after her first kiss. Had a dreadful case of the vapors. - Author: Ilona Andrews
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#93. This man who was my father's age hit me hard on my head when I was 17. I started bleeding. I took out my sandal and hit his head hard, and he started to bleed, too. - Author: Kangana Ranaut
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#94. We struck up a conversation, but took pains to keep to small talk at first. We touched on the most trivial of topics: I asked if he thought the fate of man was unalterable. He thought it was. - Author: Gunter Grass
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#95. A friend of mine took me to Memphis advised me that I should get in the musicians' union. He gave me a set of drums and said, Stay on the job, son. - Author: Levon Helm
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#96. I never took my SAT's. I never applied to college. I moved right out here and jumped into the thick of things. Whether that was the smart move or not, I'm sitting here talking to you now, so it paid off. - Author: Scott Foley
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#97. She took a deep breath and forgot to exhale. She wondered what it would be like if she licked him up one side and down the other.
"What are you thinking?"
She suddely felt kind of hot and dizzy and accidetally let Layla out.
"That i want to lick yout tattoo" she whispered. - Author: Rachel Gibson
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#98. He took her hand in his and kissed her fingers, then shook his head. "I wouldn't have let you get away. I was angry and I acted foolishly, but I would have gotten you back. Whatever it took, I would have gotten you back. You're my answer, Zoe. You're my salvation. - Author: Elliot Mabeuse
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#99. The scene where I took my eyelashes off we did in two takes. - Author: Marie Windsor
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#100. It took me until I was almost forty before I knew what I wanted to be when I grew up. - Author: Anita Diamant
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