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Published: 13 March 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387787-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8778-7
...3 jealous madams & anxious mothers A common scene at the end of the day at a Taipei elementary school: children run out of the gate with excitement while the bell is still ringing. Some yell at one boy in a teasing tone: ‘‘Wang Shiao-ming, your...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375890-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7589-0
Book: Castaway
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396208-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9620-8
.... And that, in the face of the monstrous desire to love and be loved, is a tale of dragons and other nonsense. But have you seen the sea mirror all the hours of the day and sink into its own face at night when the jealous sky is off elsewhere? ...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... sacred forces of the surrounding volcanoes. After fleeing from her abusive marriage with a jealous old mallku (native lord) incarnated in the Asanaques mountain, she travels with her children, along the way shaping the Andean landscape of the region and defining the historical territory of the...
Book: Castaway
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396208-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9620-8
..., Reverend Mother. 57 Sister, Miss. Mrs. Lush subtropical vegetation that breaths out of the - "What is the annual average ?" - mountains and over the Indian Ocean, and is inhaled by the land again, a jealous land - "The...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397922-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9792-2
... impact-he couldn't be more correct. All the artists who participated in the sessions are included here, and obviously the quality and force of the performances vary. "The Jealous Sweetheart" and "A Passing Policeman," by the vaudeville duo the Johnson Brothers, for example, will likely prove...
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By Marcyliena Morgan
Published: 23 March 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9212-5
... pose a position, often while suspended freestyle To create rap lyrics spontaneously and with minimum practiced lyrics g Gangster or god gang banging Participating in violence as part of a gang or organized group graf Gra≈ti hater A jealous person who constantly points out flaws in others...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... AUGUST 1920 6. The full stanza of the poem, “A Voyage Round the World,” by James Montgomery (1771– 1854), was written as follows: Jealous China, strange Japan, With bewildered thought I scan: They are but dead seas of man...
Published: 03 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385325-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8532-5
... appreciate certain kinds of beauty, see something admirable and want to possess it, consume it, use it up. (he laughs joyfully.) he: I’m sorry I’ve made you jealous. she: Jealous? Me? (she laughs.) Me, jealous? Jealousy and I are like oil and water: we don’t mix. I was the one who loaned you the...
Published: 03 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385325-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8532-5
.... (he laughs joyfully.) he: I’m sorry I’ve made you jealous. she: Jealous? Me? (she laughs.) Me, jealous? Jealousy and I are like oil and water: we don’t mix. I was the one who loaned you the mustache. The Agony of Ecstasy 281 he: That’s true. You’re...
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By Fred R. Myers
Published: 25 November 2002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8416-8
... sites—or ‘‘touch’’ its dangerous places. In the Australian winter of 1981, on 17 July, this home country is more than a subject of nostalgia. There is a good deal of talk of moving west. People are ‘‘get- ting jealous about country Wuta Wuta and his friend Pinta Pinta declare, and this may cause...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397298-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9729-8
... SHREWS AND JEALOUSY mothers-in-law, in neither case of which is the h~sband necessarily a polygamist.5 But all cases feature both the shrew vying with other women and the man abjectly submitting to the shrew. Jealous Wives and Henpecked Husbands...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397298-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9729-8
... that cause men harm-for example, coarse skin, masculine voice, large mouth, coarse and long pubic hairs, malodorous underarms, inability to have orgasm, excess sexual waters, and coldness of the vagina-many of which appear as negative signs in later literature and folk wisdom as well.51 Jealous...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383321-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8332-1
... jealous Félix has to confront when he decides to lead Lívia to the altar. Yet, the night before the wedding he receives a laconic, anonymous letter accusing the widow. A type predisposed to doubt, Félix doesn’t think twice: He gives total credence to the letter and abandons his...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
... whom the former are jealous. There would otherwise only be a very remote possibility of finding out everything that was happening and of which it was also important to be aware. It will be necessary for Your Excellency to keep Don Joan, Mudaliyar of Colombo, with you first for 5 or 6 months, as...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
.... Japan has already leaped forward and taken her place among the great Powers of the world, and no truth remains in a well known couplet: Jealous China, strange Japan You are but dead seas of man.6 And the black man, too, is about to move forward. Stretching his limbs, he is...
Published: 23 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395119-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9511-9
... almost all of his boyfriends Ruth explained. Scott and I have] never really had an ‘I’m mad at you, I hate you’ period, but we’ve had a couple of periods where I have been extremely jealous of his boyfriend. Jeal- ous not as ‘I want him for myself,’ but just jealous in that sisterly way, I guess. I...
Published: 14 November 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383994-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8399-4
... flying for the next week, so that when he returns I can ask him about the various cities that he has been to. This always makes him happy. I pretend to be jealous, and accuse him of having women like me in every city. Of course not, Ella, he says. I remember details about his family—his...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-106
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
... half intentionally, Thomas dated Ratih, a student at a private university, who was his parents’ choice. At the same time he continued his sexual contacts with men. Even though Ratih was jealous on occasion, their relationship car- ried on. While Thomas did not really want to marry, he did so...