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The Room

In that place between wakefulness and dreams, I found myself in “The Room.” There were no distinguishing marks save the one wall covered with small index card files. They were like the ones in libraries that list book titles by author or subject in alphabetical order. But these files, which stretched from floor to ceiling

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Overcoming Temptation

“I know all about the despair of overcoming chronic temptations. It is not serious, provided self-offended petulance, annoyance at breaking records, impatience etc. don’t get the upper hand. No amount of falls will really undo us if we keep on picking ourselves up each time. We shall of course be very muddy and tattered children

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The Parable of the Photographic Plate

On many occasions during long years of professional service as a mining geologist, I have been called to the witness stand in court, there to testify under the solemn obligation of oath, as to results of my examination of mines and of lands supposed to contain deposits of valuable minerals. A certain investigation of the

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