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cute essay topics from a 1966 exam

  • literature is life. discuss with specific reference to works with which you are familiar.
  • in defence of idleness
  • essays, including those in newspapers and current magazines, are the most popular today because they are the most practical form of literature ever invented. support or refute this statement, with reference to your own reading.
  •  “a book should teach us to enjoy life or to endure it.” (dr. samuel johnson). with reference to books you have read, discuss this statement.
  • on silence.
  • poetry is an art that cannot survive in the modern world. support or refute this statement.

Nicolas Wagner

What 300 Years of Cognac Looks Like

Martell, one of the oldest Cognac houses, is currently on a birthday bender, throwing parties at the palace of Versailles, inside the Eiffel Tower in Paris, and, as one might imagine, in Cognac where it is headquartered - and they’re not done yet. 

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The Power Of Love - Part 19

Warnings – possible swearing

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You check your watch for the third time in the last minute, you sat with Gen, your mom, Jensen’s mom and Mackenzie, who were currently buried in wedding magazines. The second the news broke that you’d said yes, it became a covert operation to get the wedding planned. It was almost like they didn’t trust either of you not to back out, it was slightly ridiculous.

You look pleadingly at the patio doors towards J, who was sat with your brother, your father, his father and Josh, drinking beer. You both joked about just running off to Vegas and dealing with the aftermath later, and right now, that sounded perfect.

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