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Things

  • Douglas (locomotive), a preserved locomotive on the Talyllyn Railway in Wales

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    It is only when men lose their contact with this eternal life-flame, and become merely personal, things in themselves, instead of things kindled in the flame, that the fight between man and woman begins.
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