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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, Volume 11

Jonathan Swift - 1883
...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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Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World, Volume 2

Jonathan Swift, William Cooke Taylor - Gulliver, Lemuel (Fictitious character) - 1840 - 524 pages
...At ninety, they lose their teeth and hair : they have at that age no distinction of taste, but cat and drink whatever they can get, without relish or...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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d. invnii ivvenalis

J. D. Duff
...repulsive picture of the Struldbrugs (Gulliver's Travels Part 1I. c. x): 'at ninety they lose their teeth and hair; they have at that age no distinction of...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 relations.'...
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