It was the womens tribute to the war. It taxes both alike, and takes the blood of the men, and the tears of the women.
And this I set down as a positive truth. A woman with fair opportunities, and without an absolute hump may marry whom she likes.
Remember, it's as easy to marry a rich woman as a poor woman.
This I set down as a positive truth. A woman with fair opportunities and without a positive hump, may marry whom she likes.
'Tis strange what a man may do, and a woman yet think him an angel.
When I say that I know women, I mean I know that I dont know them. Every single woman I ever knew is a puzzle to me, as, I have no doubt, she is to herself.
Then sing as Martin Luther sang, As Doctor Martin Luther sang, 'Who loves not wine, woman and song, He is a fool his whole life long.'
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