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" At ninety they lose their teeth and hair, they have at that age no distinction of taste, but eat and drink whatever they can get, without relish or appetite. The diseases they were subject to still continue without increasing or diminishing. In talking... "
Miscellanies... - Page 84
by William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...civil, or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. For the same reason, they never can amuse themselves with reading, because their memory...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...civil, or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...can get, without relish or appetite. The diseases tJiey were subject to still continue, without increasing or diminishing. In talking, they forget the...
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Memoirs of Charles Macklin, Comedian: With the Dramatic Characters, Manners ...

William Cook - Actors - 1804 - 444 pages
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair; they have at that age no distinction of...persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. For the same reason, they never can amuse themselves with reading, because their memory...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 9

Jonathan Swift - 1812
...ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of taste, but eat and driok whatever they can get, without relish or appetite....continue, without increasing or diminishing. In talking, Ihey forget the comnion appellation of things, and the names of persons, even of those who are their...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Gulliver's travels. Directions to servants

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. " At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. For the same reason, they never can amuse themselves with reading, because their memory...
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The Select Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing the Whole of His ..., Volume 2

Jonathan Swift - 1823
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. ' At ninety they loose their teeth and hair ; they have at that age no distinction of...In talking, they forget the common appellation of thing*, and tlic names of persons, even of those who are their nearest friends and relations. Fer the...
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The Art of Being Happy: From the French of Droz, 'Sur L'art D'Ítre Heureuse ...

Joseph Droz - Happiness - 1832 - 313 pages
...law. At ninety they lose their teeth and hair, and have no distinction of taste, but eat and flrink whatever they can get, without relish or appetite....or diminishing. In talking, they forget the common appellations of things, and the names of persons, even of those, who are their nearest friends and...
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Gulliver's Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World

Jonathan Swift - 1834 - 352 pages
...criminal, not even for the decision of meers and ' A1 ninety, they lose their teeth and hair ; t'noy at that age no distinction of taste, but eat and drink...were subject to still continue, without increasing or dimimshing. ln talking, they forget the common appellation of things, and the names of persons, even...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Interesting and Valuable ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1850
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. "At ninety they lose their teeth and hair; they have at that age no distinction of...appetite. The diseases they were subject to still con. tinue, without increasing or diminishing. In talking they forget the common appellation of things,...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 297 pages
...civil or criminal, not even for the decision of meers and bounds. "At ninety they lose their teeth and hair; they have at that age no distinction of...reason they can never amuse themselves with reading, because their memory will not sf.rr not ignorant how much I have been censured for mentioning this...
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