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Old 01-25-2018, 07:08 AM
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Typically, contractions are quite useful...

"Heav'n hath no rage like love to hatred turn'd. Nor Hell a fury, like a woman scorn'd."

- William Congreve

It's not bad if you just spell out heaven, turned, and scorned. Otherwise, it's vicious.
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Old 03-24-2018, 11:45 AM
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Default obnoxiously difficult quotes

"Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein."
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Old 04-12-2018, 10:21 AM
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"Our live experiences, fixed in aphorisms, stiffen into cold epigrams. Our heart's blood, as we write it, turns to mere dull ink." F. H. Bradley

After more than 8 years with this puzzle in play, super-solver nanrich finally brought the record down to a whopping 31 seconds. Per solvers' comments, that word "live" instead of "life" is the final obstacle.
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Old 04-17-2018, 09:07 PM
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milk the cow, but do not pull off the udder

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