Women were valued highly in those days – not as highly as the least of men, of course, but well above the worth of all but the most superior livestock.
MEG (to Dante, the vampire):“Vampires aren’t as cool as I expected them to be. In romance novels, vampires are all dark and broody and sexy. In real life, you talk an awful lot about stocks.
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Woman was domesticated so that man could be tamed. When will we unite and rise up against the livestock?
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Instead of stocks investors should invest in blankets, that way they’ll at least have something to keep them warm after they’ve lost all their money when the company goes under.
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My heart, always so strong in the past, was like the fishnet stockings that clung to my legs—torn, shredded, and full of gaping holes.
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Tough to part; lock, stock and barrel. Something remains, like recognizable tastes and smells, which kindle the faculty of memory, yea-pricks the soul.
I had seen nothing sacred, and the things that were glorious had no glory and the sacrifices were like the stockyards at Chicago if nothing was done with the meat except to bury it.
I would prefer to have one comfortable room well stocked with books to all you could give me in the way of decoration which the highest art could supply.
Ooh, I like this one!" Connor says. "'Diminished prospects for future.' Sounds like a stock report!
she never even wore stockings; just those bullet proof tights that you see on old maids.
Your mind is a treasure house that you should stock well and it’s the one part of you the world can’t interfere with.
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Instantly, the pair fell to groping one other as if each had puff the magic dragon at a rock concert in Woodstock.
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