Sayings and Doings at the Tremont House: In the Year 1832, Volume 2

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Allen and Ticknor, 1833

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Page 17 - And put it to the foil: but you, O you, So perfect and so peerless, are created Of every creature's best!
Page 252 - Where are the flowers, the fair young flowers, that lately sprang and stood In brighter light and softer airs, a beauteous sisterhood? Alas ! they all are in their graves, the gentle race of flowers Are lying in their lowly beds, with the fair and good of ours. The rain is falling where they lie, but the cold November rain Calls not from out the gloomy earth the lovely ones again.
Page 244 - Scots wha hae wi' Wallace bled, Scots wham Bruce has often led, Welcome to your gory bed, Or to glorious victory. "Now's the day, and now's the hour; See the front o' battle lour; See approach proud Edward's power — Edward!
Page 245 - Let him turn and flee ! Wha for Scotland's King and Law Freedom's sword will strongly draw, Free-man stand, or free-man fa...
Page 15 - Si nous n'avions point de defauts, nous ne prendrions pas tant de plaisir a en remarquer dans les autres. Fr. ROCHEFOUCAULT. — " If we had no defects in ourselves, we should not take so much pleasure in remarking those of others.
Page 166 - О there are looks and tones that dart an instant sunshine to the heart, as if the soul that minute caught some treasure it through life had sought; as if the very lips and eyes sparkled and spoke before us.
Page 155 - Mr. Leach Made a speech, Impressive, clear, and strong ; Mr. Hart, On the other part, Was tedious, dull, and long. Mr. Parker Made that darker Which was dark enough without ; Mr. Bell, He spoke so well, That the Chancellor said,
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Page 175 - There's no RECEIPT for begetting AFFECTION in OTHERS, so infallible as a WARM and SUSCEPTIBLE HEART.
Page 103 - Mr Debangs is at this very moment in a room in this very house, — and that room is occupied by a WOMAN ! " Long Nat started on his feet.

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