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Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 pages
|DOROTHY DIX (1861-19511, U.S. colunmlsl. Dorothy Dix. Her Soofc.ch. 69(1926|
). 20 Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked. LAWRENCE DURRELL (1912-
90). British author. Sunday Times (London, 20 Nov. 1988). 21 We do not count a
|Dressler, Marie It is not how old you are, but how you are old. - Dressler, Marie |
Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked. - Durrell, Lawrence Some men are
born old, and some men never seem 19 For in all the world there are no people
Carol A. Dingle - 2000 - 244 pages
|No one can go on being a rebel too long without turning into an autocrat. Music |
was invented to confirm human loneliness. Old age is an insult. It's like being
smacked. Perhaps our only sickness is to desire a truth which we cannot bear
|4 7 Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked. Interview in the Sunday Times 20 |
November 1988 8 The appalling thing is the degree of charity women are
capable of. You see it all the time ... love lavished on absolute fools. Love's a
|It's like being smacked." (Lawrence Durrell) Old age, which is like being smacked|
, is an insult. "We shape our buildings: thereafter they shape us." (Winston
Churchill) We shape our buildings, which thereafter shape us. "All God's children
|You insult practically everybody you talk to, even people like poor Hannah who |
are only trying to be polite, and then you throw up your hands and say ...
Government-provided old-age pensions have been with us since the Great
|Age The hawthorn bush, with seats beneath the shade, For talking age and |
whispering lovers made. ... BEATTIB, Minstrel, v. a. Age His hair just grizzled,
As in a green old age. ... Age See how the world its veterans rewards ! ... Ms.
Age I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to
avenge even a look that threatened her (Marie Antoinette) with insult. ... Age
How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these, A youth of labour with an age
of ease !
|Wafting towards old age, Lydon still has the most weirdly affected delivery since |
Frankie Howerd he overemphasises every ... using audible italics; it's like
listening to a man sarcastically reading aloud from a poorly translated instruction
manual. ... forward to peer through the lens as if trying to read an insult scratched
on your forehead in letters one millimetre high. ... are clips from self-consciously
controversial videos, from the calculated visual outrage of 'Smack My Bitch Up' (
Ned Sherrin - 2008 - 536 pages
|... WIT 27 EPITAPHS 14 PEOPLE 20 INSULTS 12 FILM PRODUCERS 14 |
EPITAPHS 22 CINEMA 4 MEDICINE 39 OLD AGE 12 CHILDREN 3 ... s. sky s.
falls on my head slab Beneath this s. slain swain getting s. slam Don't s. the lid s.
the door in the face of age slamming s. Doors slap S. that bass s. them as hard as
you can slapped s. my mother slashed s. ... I s. easier now like men who s. badly
make anyone go to s. she tried to s. with me s. is so deep su€er nobody to s. in it
when you ...
|Forsooth, a mechanic's wages are to be stretched, india-rubber-like, to supply the |
clergyman's necessities created by the demands upon him, and to fill his pocket
for luxuries and the wants of old age. ... that the ministerial profession is chosen
because of its easy life and respectability. ... often compelled to choke down the
rising indignation at some offered and unwarranted insult, and sometimes driven
to despair Qded pew-owners and censorious deacons ; we ask, what merchant, ...