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Herodotus and the Origins of the Political Community: Arion`s Leap

Herodotus and the Origins of the Political Community: Arion`s Leap

The subtitle of this book is `Arion's Leap' and it is from this example of the puzzling fictionality of some of Herodotus' histories that the author starts her exploration (Arion was the singer who leapt into the sea to escape from Corinthian pirates... ... more

Herodotus and the Origins of the Political Community: Arion`s Leap

The subtitle of this book is `Arion's Leap' and it is from this example of the puzzling fictionality of some of Herodotus' histories that the author starts her exploration (Arion was the singer who leapt into the sea to escape from Corinthian pirates...

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Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward: Two Stories

Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward: Two Stories

"Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward" presents contrasting narratives of the most ambitious and disastrous mass movement in modern Chinese history. The objective of the Great Leap, when it was launched in the late 1950s, was to catapult China into the... ... more

Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward: Two Stories

"Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward" presents contrasting narratives of the most ambitious and disastrous mass movement in modern Chinese history. The objective of the Great Leap, when it was launched in the late 1950s, was to catapult China into the...

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Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward: Two Stories

Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward: Two Stories

"Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward" presents contrasting narratives of the most ambitious and disastrous mass movement in modern Chinese history. The objective of the Great Leap, when it was launched in the late 1950s, was to catapult China into the... ... more

Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward: Two Stories

"Heroes of China's Great Leap Forward" presents contrasting narratives of the most ambitious and disastrous mass movement in modern Chinese history. The objective of the Great Leap, when it was launched in the late 1950s, was to catapult China into the...

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Flying Leap

Flying Leap

Twenty-three stories introduce a startling, shimmering new voice in fiction. From a man persuaded to donate his own heart to his dying mother to the arc of a love affair conducted solely on a park bench to a brief history of women in the form of a... ... more

Flying Leap

Twenty-three stories introduce a startling, shimmering new voice in fiction. From a man persuaded to donate his own heart to his dying mother to the arc of a love affair conducted solely on a park bench to a brief history of women in the form of a...

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Lalaloopsy Doll, Allegra Leaps 'N' Bounds

Lalaloopsy Doll, Allegra Leaps 'N' Bounds

The Lalaloopsy dolls were once rag dolls who magically came to life when their very last stitch was sewn, taking on the personalities of the materials that were used to make them. They live in a colorful, silly world, and it's your job to keep the... ... more

Lalaloopsy Doll, Allegra Leaps 'N' Bounds

The Lalaloopsy dolls were once rag dolls who magically came to life when their very last stitch was sewn, taking on the personalities of the materials that were used to make them. They live in a colorful, silly world, and it's your job to keep the...

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Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs #4)

Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs #4)

Readers have fallen in love with Eternity Springs, the magical town in Emily March’s beloved series where something wonderful happens to hearts in need of healing. Twenty years ago the town bad boy, Cam Murphy, left Eternity Springs in handcuffs,... ... more

Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs #4)

Readers have fallen in love with Eternity Springs, the magical town in Emily March’s beloved series where something wonderful happens to hearts in need of healing. Twenty years ago the town bad boy, Cam Murphy, left Eternity Springs in handcuffs,...

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Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs Novels)

Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs Novels)

A New York Times Bestselling Author -- Nearing the end of their two-week, all-expense-paid Australian vacation courtesy of Angel?s Rest, Sarah Reese and her daughter Lori decide to spend their last day on a catamaran trip to the Great Barrier Reef.... ... more

Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs Novels)

A New York Times Bestselling Author -- Nearing the end of their two-week, all-expense-paid Australian vacation courtesy of Angel?s Rest, Sarah Reese and her daughter Lori decide to spend their last day on a catamaran trip to the Great Barrier Reef....

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Flying Leap: A Novel in Perspective

Flying Leap: A Novel in Perspective

Flying Leap is a book about many things. The main character embarks on a journey of discovery through an unusual circumstance, a conversation that questions everything and every thing. Through this process the protagonist and the reader find themselves... ... more

Flying Leap: A Novel in Perspective

Flying Leap is a book about many things. The main character embarks on a journey of discovery through an unusual circumstance, a conversation that questions everything and every thing. Through this process the protagonist and the reader find themselves...

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Taking Leaps and Finding Ghosts: A Novel

Taking Leaps and Finding Ghosts: A Novel

Dreams aren’t just for the young, and Ginny Lawther is happy to prove that even at the age of fifty-eight she can still brave a leap of faith…she just needs a little prodding from like-minded individuals. Step one: place an ad in the local newspaper... ... more

Taking Leaps and Finding Ghosts: A Novel

Dreams aren’t just for the young, and Ginny Lawther is happy to prove that even at the age of fifty-eight she can still brave a leap of faith…she just needs a little prodding from like-minded individuals. Step one: place an ad in the local newspaper...

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Sappho's Leap: A Novel

Sappho's Leap: A Novel

"Sappho's Leap delights."—USA TodaySappho's Leap is a journey back 2,600 years to inhabit the mind of the greatest love poet the world has ever known. At the age of fourteen, Sappho is seduced by the beautiful poet Alcaeus, plots with him to overthrow... ... more

Sappho's Leap: A Novel

"Sappho's Leap delights."—USA TodaySappho's Leap is a journey back 2,600 years to inhabit the mind of the greatest love poet the world has ever known. At the age of fourteen, Sappho is seduced by the beautiful poet Alcaeus, plots with him to overthrow...

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Indian Leap

Indian Leap

Just as he is finding liberation from the burdens of his middle-aged life-an unfulfilling marriage finally ended, a bartending job left behind-the narrator of Indian Leap receives a shattering phone call. The terrible news propels him back into the... ... more

Indian Leap

Just as he is finding liberation from the burdens of his middle-aged life-an unfulfilling marriage finally ended, a bartending job left behind-the narrator of Indian Leap receives a shattering phone call. The terrible news propels him back into the...

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10 Leaps to Freedom

10 Leaps to Freedom

Julia's left her dysfunctional past behind and she's on top of the world. She's no longer the daughter of a pathetic drug addict on social assistance, living in 'the projects'. She's now a Harvard graduate and a partner at a top corporate law firm in... ... more

10 Leaps to Freedom

Julia's left her dysfunctional past behind and she's on top of the world. She's no longer the daughter of a pathetic drug addict on social assistance, living in 'the projects'. She's now a Harvard graduate and a partner at a top corporate law firm in...

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Poetics of the Incarnation: Middle English Writing and the Leap of Love (The Middle Ages Series)

Poetics of the Incarnation: Middle English Writing and the Leap of Love (The Middle Ages Series)

The Gospel of John describes the Incarnation of Christ as "the Word made flesh"—an intriguing phrase that uses the logic of metaphor but is not traditionally understood as merely symbolic. Thus the conceptual puzzle of the Incarnation also draws... ... more

Poetics of the Incarnation: Middle English Writing and the Leap of Love (The Middle Ages Series)

The Gospel of John describes the Incarnation of Christ as "the Word made flesh"—an intriguing phrase that uses the logic of metaphor but is not traditionally understood as merely symbolic. Thus the conceptual puzzle of the Incarnation also draws...

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Leap

Leap

Leap is a practical guide which provides a framework to leadership as it applies to a more versatile human resource. This guide maximizes leadership through influencing behavior and increasing inclusiveness. ... more

Leap

Leap is a practical guide which provides a framework to leadership as it applies to a more versatile human resource. This guide maximizes leadership through influencing behavior and increasing inclusiveness.

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Vertical Leap

Vertical Leap

There's more at stake for success than your personal happincss. God's plan for the world includes you. For the sake of the king.1om, go forth and fulfill your destiny! Vertical Leap will equip you to receive a dream, vision, or idea from God -- in... ... more

Vertical Leap

There's more at stake for success than your personal happincss. God's plan for the world includes you. For the sake of the king.1om, go forth and fulfill your destiny! Vertical Leap will equip you to receive a dream, vision, or idea from God -- in...

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Lover's Leap: Based on the Jamaican Legend

Lover's Leap: Based on the Jamaican Legend

Jerome is a slave. He must wake every morning to the knowlege that he is a peice of property, belonging to Alfred Campbell, a plantation owner. But things are changing. There are rumblings in the slave community about abolition, and Jerome begins to... ... more

Lover's Leap: Based on the Jamaican Legend

Jerome is a slave. He must wake every morning to the knowlege that he is a peice of property, belonging to Alfred Campbell, a plantation owner. But things are changing. There are rumblings in the slave community about abolition, and Jerome begins to...

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The Three Leaps of Wang Lun: A Chinese Novel (Calligrams)

The Three Leaps of Wang Lun: A Chinese Novel (Calligrams)

In 1915, fourteen years before Berlin Alexanderplatz, Alfred Döblin published his first novel, an extensively researched Chinese historical extravaganza: The Three Leaps of Wang Lun. Even more remarkably, given its subject matter, the book was written... ... more

The Three Leaps of Wang Lun: A Chinese Novel (Calligrams)

In 1915, fourteen years before Berlin Alexanderplatz, Alfred Döblin published his first novel, an extensively researched Chinese historical extravaganza: The Three Leaps of Wang Lun. Even more remarkably, given its subject matter, the book was written...

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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Modern Plays)

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Modern Plays)

"When the Sheriff and his men arrived, the women were on the road and the men behind the walls. The women shouted 'Better to die here than America or the Cape of Good Hope'. The first blow was struck by a woman with a stick. The gentry leant out of... ... more

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Modern Plays)

"When the Sheriff and his men arrived, the women were on the road and the men behind the walls. The women shouted 'Better to die here than America or the Cape of Good Hope'. The first blow was struck by a woman with a stick. The gentry leant out of...

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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Student Editions)

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Student Editions)

Written during the 1970s, John McGrath's winding, furious, innovative play tracks the economic history and exploitation of the Scottish Highlands from the post-Rebellion suppression of the clans to the story of the Clearances: in the nineteenth... ... more

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Student Editions)

Written during the 1970s, John McGrath's winding, furious, innovative play tracks the economic history and exploitation of the Scottish Highlands from the post-Rebellion suppression of the clans to the story of the Clearances: in the nineteenth...

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Monty's Leap

Monty's Leap

An account of another year of country life with the author's cats and donkeys - now coping alone since the death of his wife Jeannie - with the philosophy reaped from a life at one with nature. The 18th chronicle recounting the Tangyes' life since... ... more

Monty's Leap

An account of another year of country life with the author's cats and donkeys - now coping alone since the death of his wife Jeannie - with the philosophy reaped from a life at one with nature. The 18th chronicle recounting the Tangyes' life since...

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Indian Leap

Indian Leap

Just as he is finding liberation from the burdens of his middle-aged life-an unfulfilling marriage finally ended, a bartending job left behind-the narrator of Indian Leap receives a shattering phone call. The terrible news propels him back into the... ... more

Indian Leap

Just as he is finding liberation from the burdens of his middle-aged life-an unfulfilling marriage finally ended, a bartending job left behind-the narrator of Indian Leap receives a shattering phone call. The terrible news propels him back into the...

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Sappho's Leap: A Novel

Sappho's Leap: A Novel

"Sappho's Leap delights."—USA TodaySappho's Leap is a journey back 2,600 years to inhabit the mind of the greatest love poet the world has ever known. At the age of fourteen, Sappho is seduced by the beautiful poet Alcaeus, plots with him to overthrow... ... more

Sappho's Leap: A Novel

"Sappho's Leap delights."—USA TodaySappho's Leap is a journey back 2,600 years to inhabit the mind of the greatest love poet the world has ever known. At the age of fourteen, Sappho is seduced by the beautiful poet Alcaeus, plots with him to overthrow...

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Taking Leaps and Finding Ghosts: A Novel

Taking Leaps and Finding Ghosts: A Novel

Dreams aren’t just for the young, and Ginny Lawther is happy to prove that even at the age of fifty-eight she can still brave a leap of faith…she just needs a little prodding from like-minded individuals. Step one: place an ad in the local newspaper... ... more

Taking Leaps and Finding Ghosts: A Novel

Dreams aren’t just for the young, and Ginny Lawther is happy to prove that even at the age of fifty-eight she can still brave a leap of faith…she just needs a little prodding from like-minded individuals. Step one: place an ad in the local newspaper...

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Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs #4)

Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs #4)

Readers have fallen in love with Eternity Springs, the magical town in Emily March’s beloved series where something wonderful happens to hearts in need of healing. Twenty years ago the town bad boy, Cam Murphy, left Eternity Springs in handcuffs,... ... more

Lover's Leap (Eternity Springs #4)

Readers have fallen in love with Eternity Springs, the magical town in Emily March’s beloved series where something wonderful happens to hearts in need of healing. Twenty years ago the town bad boy, Cam Murphy, left Eternity Springs in handcuffs,...

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10 Leaps to Freedom

10 Leaps to Freedom

Julia's left her dysfunctional past behind and she's on top of the world. She's no longer the daughter of a pathetic drug addict on social assistance, living in 'the projects'. She's now a Harvard graduate and a partner at a top corporate law firm in... ... more

10 Leaps to Freedom

Julia's left her dysfunctional past behind and she's on top of the world. She's no longer the daughter of a pathetic drug addict on social assistance, living in 'the projects'. She's now a Harvard graduate and a partner at a top corporate law firm in...

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The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Student Editions)

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Student Editions)

Written during the 1970s, John McGrath's winding, furious, innovative play tracks the economic history and exploitation of the Scottish Highlands from the post-Rebellion suppression of the clans to the story of the Clearances: in the nineteenth... ... more

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil (Student Editions)

Written during the 1970s, John McGrath's winding, furious, innovative play tracks the economic history and exploitation of the Scottish Highlands from the post-Rebellion suppression of the clans to the story of the Clearances: in the nineteenth...

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Leap

Leap

"a heartfelt coming-of-age story worth a read . . . Rowan grows and learns more in one summer than a lot of us do in years, which is what made "Leap" an enjoyable read" --"Liberty Press," June 2013 Summer 1979. Rowan Marks is done with high school.... ... more

Leap

"a heartfelt coming-of-age story worth a read . . . Rowan grows and learns more in one summer than a lot of us do in years, which is what made "Leap" an enjoyable read" --"Liberty Press," June 2013 Summer 1979. Rowan Marks is done with high school....

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Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith

Growing up desolate under the eye of a resentful great-aunt on an Iowa farm, Marie-Ange Hawkins dreams of returning to the French chateau where she lived before she was orphaned, but when she finally does so, she learns a devastating truth. ... more

Leap of Faith

Growing up desolate under the eye of a resentful great-aunt on an Iowa farm, Marie-Ange Hawkins dreams of returning to the French chateau where she lived before she was orphaned, but when she finally does so, she learns a devastating truth.

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The Stag Lord

The Stag Lord

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The Source

The Source

Green Panda Press is proud to present Charles Potts' THE SOURCE, new and recent poems from his writerly mind. Excerpts here: "...this is faith of the footstep, not the leap of Kirkregard, (sp), the misspelling makes it seem like his very name is a... ... more

The Source

Green Panda Press is proud to present Charles Potts' THE SOURCE, new and recent poems from his writerly mind. Excerpts here: "...this is faith of the footstep, not the leap of Kirkregard, (sp), the misspelling makes it seem like his very name is a...

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Jaacov

Jaacov

Jaacov is from the mind of the author. The story leaps from the pages in a real life adventurous story of a young shepherd that witnessed the night Jesus was born. The Bible tells us the only witnesses to the Voice from Heaven and the Song of the... ... more

Jaacov

Jaacov is from the mind of the author. The story leaps from the pages in a real life adventurous story of a young shepherd that witnessed the night Jesus was born. The Bible tells us the only witnesses to the Voice from Heaven and the Song of the...

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The Illicit Joyce of Postmodernism: Reading Against the Grain

The Illicit Joyce of Postmodernism: Reading Against the Grain

For nearly three quarters of a century, the modernist way of reading has been the only way of reading James Joyceuseful, yes, and powerful but, like all frameworks, limited. This book takes a leap across those limits into postmodernism, where the... ... more

The Illicit Joyce of Postmodernism: Reading Against the Grain

For nearly three quarters of a century, the modernist way of reading has been the only way of reading James Joyceuseful, yes, and powerful but, like all frameworks, limited. This book takes a leap across those limits into postmodernism, where the...

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Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within (Shambhala Library)

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within (Shambhala Library)

With insight, humor, and practicality, Natalie Goldberg inspires writers and would-be writers to take the leap into writing skillfully and creatively. She offers suggestions, encouragement, and solid advice on many aspects of the writer’s craft: on... ... more

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within (Shambhala Library)

With insight, humor, and practicality, Natalie Goldberg inspires writers and would-be writers to take the leap into writing skillfully and creatively. She offers suggestions, encouragement, and solid advice on many aspects of the writer’s craft: on...

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Inspired Voices: True Stories by Visionary Women (Heal My Voice) (Volume 3)

Inspired Voices: True Stories by Visionary Women (Heal My Voice) (Volume 3)

It takes courage and commitment to awaken to a new vision. The twenty-two women authors in this book entered the Heal My Voice community book circle space with enthusiasm and openness and a willingness to be vulnerable.. They took a leap of faith that... ... more

Inspired Voices: True Stories by Visionary Women (Heal My Voice) (Volume 3)

It takes courage and commitment to awaken to a new vision. The twenty-two women authors in this book entered the Heal My Voice community book circle space with enthusiasm and openness and a willingness to be vulnerable.. They took a leap of faith that...

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Like a Yeti Catching Marmots: A Little Treasury of Tibetan Proverbs

Like a Yeti Catching Marmots: A Little Treasury of Tibetan Proverbs

The Yeti, or Dremo in Tibetan, is a dim-witted mythical beast said to feed only on marmots. It sees a marmot, grabs the hapless creature, and then sits on it - saving the delicious morsel for later. And then the Yeti sees another marmot and leaps up to... ... more

Like a Yeti Catching Marmots: A Little Treasury of Tibetan Proverbs

The Yeti, or Dremo in Tibetan, is a dim-witted mythical beast said to feed only on marmots. It sees a marmot, grabs the hapless creature, and then sits on it - saving the delicious morsel for later. And then the Yeti sees another marmot and leaps up to...

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Orange Alert: essays on poetry, art, and the architecture of silence (Poets on Poetry)

Orange Alert: essays on poetry, art, and the architecture of silence (Poets on Poetry)

"Orange Alert is a poetic and yogic salvo across the bows of our defensive imperial posturing. Kazim Ali's essays leap deftly from homages to avant-garde artists (Yoko Ono, Agnes Martin, John Cage) to awestruck meditations on ancient architecture, from... ... more

Orange Alert: essays on poetry, art, and the architecture of silence (Poets on Poetry)

"Orange Alert is a poetic and yogic salvo across the bows of our defensive imperial posturing. Kazim Ali's essays leap deftly from homages to avant-garde artists (Yoko Ono, Agnes Martin, John Cage) to awestruck meditations on ancient architecture, from...

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The French for Always

The French for Always

Five weddings. The perfect venue. One little hitch… Leaving the grey skies of home behind to transform a crumbling French Château into a boutique wedding venue is a huge leap of faith for Sara. She and fiancé Gavin sink their life savings into the... ... more

The French for Always

Five weddings. The perfect venue. One little hitch… Leaving the grey skies of home behind to transform a crumbling French Château into a boutique wedding venue is a huge leap of faith for Sara. She and fiancé Gavin sink their life savings into the...

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Driven

Driven

What happens when an unseen tragedy occurs? Life begins to unravel and skeletons begin to leap out the closet - as in the case of Nasir, a young man haunted by his past and torn between street life and fatherhood. Forget the fact that his Baby Momma is... ... more

Driven

What happens when an unseen tragedy occurs? Life begins to unravel and skeletons begin to leap out the closet - as in the case of Nasir, a young man haunted by his past and torn between street life and fatherhood. Forget the fact that his Baby Momma is...

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Twisted (The Tangled Series)

Twisted (The Tangled Series)

When spontaneous and carefree meets cautious and responsible, falling in love can get just a little Twisted There are two kinds of people in this world: the ones who look first, and the ones who leap. I’ve always been more of a looker. A planner.... ... more

Twisted (The Tangled Series)

When spontaneous and carefree meets cautious and responsible, falling in love can get just a little Twisted There are two kinds of people in this world: the ones who look first, and the ones who leap. I’ve always been more of a looker. A planner....

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