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'. . . there are actually two names for lion [in Maa]. One . . . turns to to be the fake name for lion. It is one you say out in the open, and is not the real name. The real name, in contrast is said only in the safety of your house at night. The dictionary explains that the Masai believe that if you say the real name of the lion out-of-doors, the lion will hear its name being called, will come and eat you.'
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'Once I said [the Kaddish] in stunned, mechanical obeisance to my tradition at the open grave of my father, but it glorifies the actions and caprices of a god who does not exist for me, so that prayer does not come for these baboons.'
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. . . and then they would say the archetypal resigned Swahili word, 'dunia.' 'That's the world, that's how it is.'
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The sun is not so fierce there.
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I can talk my way out of anything.
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He learned about the world and history, to show how small [his father] and his men were within it.
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Life seem[s] like an ambush.
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He continues clucking to himself and then taps his walking stick back on the map, at the center, where we are, and shouts, 'My house,' emphatically.
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Debates rage among animal behaviorists as to the appropriateness of using emotionally laden human terms to describe animal behaviors. . . One group says they are the same thing as human examples of these behaviors. Another group says that they are very different, and that by saying that all sorts of species take 'slaves,' for example, one is subtly saying that it is a widespread, natural phenomenon.
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