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Spagirl
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Why is the town called "Trinity"?

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A question about sewing a collar in Tom Sawyer

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Who is the 'Immortal Hale' in William Cowper's The Task?

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What are T. S. Eliot’s “Jellicle Cats” and “Pollicle Dogs”?

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Was there a real person for Cardinal Vitori mentioned in This Side of Paradise of F. Scott Fitzgerald?

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Meaning of "rubber" as a verb in O. Henry

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"inlooped flags" in Whitman's poem

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What's the connection between a boat and livery stables in "Stolen Ingots"?

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Story about two men walking through the forest

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Which schools did Scottish novelist Alexander Trocchi attend?

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Did George R. R. Martin read Romance of The Three Kingdoms?

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What's meant by "the illusion of the chapel ended" in The Just Men of Cordova?

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Where is the Kurdish principality of Botan?

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What does "Sensible plans of action clicked their wooden sides together without meaning," mean?

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In Ko Un's short poem "In the very middle of the road", why does the narrator take a different path?

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What does "loose-jointed" mean in this Sherlock Holmes passage?

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Implication of "your four-in-hand takes the prize" in "His Last Bow"

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Meaning of "profitably watch the expression on the face of a ship's figure" in "Stolen Ingots"?

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How Did Aldous Huxley Know So Much About Music?

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What does "get to" mean in "Hillbilly Elegy"?

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Meaning of "and a good halfpenny where 'twas a bad one" in Thomas Hardy's "Far from the Madding Crowd"

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Why did he die in "Philomel Cottage"?

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Why did August Strindberg pick the names "Julie" and "Jean" for the protagonists of his play Miss Julie (1888)?

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What were the "Leicestershire clowns"?

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How is Kimberly Clark a ghost in Janssen's "A Recurring Dream"?

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What is the figurative meaning of "were you not borne at home"?

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What does it mean to peer from a dewball?

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What did the oil tank in Wilson's garage look like in "The Great Gatsby"?

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What does "snapped out, made accidental, isolated, like ghosts" mean in "The Great Gatsby"?

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Why is "On Most Surfaces" titled the way that it is given that only one surface appears in the song itself?

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