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1) 33799. Larkin, Philip. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:33799 QUOTATION:Such attics cleared of me! Such absences! ATTRIBUTION:Philip Larkin (1922-1986), British poet. "Absences."...

2) 9837. Byron, George Gordon Noel. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:9837 QUOTATION:Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler,And daughters sometimes run off with the butler. ATTRIBUTION:George Gordon Noel Byron (1788-1824),...

3) truant officer. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An official who investigates unauthorized absences from school....

4) unaccountable. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Impossible to account for; inexplicable: unaccountable absences. 2. Free from accountability; not responsible: an executive unaccountable to anyone but the president....

5) 9818. Byron, George Gordon Noel. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:9818 QUOTATION:If youth but knew; if age but could.Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler,And daughters sometimes run off with the butler. ATTRIBUTION:George...

6) 29042. Hospital, Janette Turner. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...decides what is margin and what is text? Who decides where the borders of the homeland run? Absences and silences are potent. It is the eloquent margins which frame...

7) 3723. Louis Auchincloss. Simpson s Contemporary Quotations. 1988
...under her faded brown hair, she was like a rock washed clean by years of [her husband s] absences at conventions, dinners, committee meetings or simply at the office....

8) Eugenie. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...of France (1853-1871) as the wife of Napoleon III. She acted as regent during the emperor's absences and is believed to have had an influence on events that led to...

9) Chapter XL. James, Henry. 1917. The Portrait of a Lady. Vol. XI. Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
...had not seen much of Madame Merle since her marriage, this lady having indulged in frequent absences from Rome. At one time she had spent six months in England; at...

10) 29262. Hugo, Victor. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...all its light at once. The spirit of man resembles the pale moon, which has its phases, its absences and its returns, its lucidity and its spots, its fullness and...

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