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The true meaning of words

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Submitted by Jules Posten (United States), Nov 23, 2011 at 09:32

this constant search for the true meanings of what certain words and phrases denote is akin to the peeling of an artichoke. when the task of peeling away the artichoke's layers is completed, just what is left of the artichoke? what must be remembered is Actions speak louder then words, and always will.

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