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Quotation by Anthony Trollope
An Eye For an Eye, vol. 2, ch. xii, London, Chapman and Hall (1879) Archdeacon Grantly of Mr. Harding, in The Last Chronicle of Barset, vol. 2, ch. lxxxi, London, Smith, Elder (1867) Autobiography (1883) Ayala's Angel, vol. 3, ch. lxiv, London, Chapman and Hall (1881) Ayala's Angel, vol. 3, ch. xvii, London, Chapman and Hall (1881)
But the hobbledehoy, though he blushes when women address him, and is uneasy even when he is near them, though he is not master of his limbs in a ball-room, and is hardly master of his tongue at any time, is the most eloquent of beings, and especially eloquent among beautiful women.
Anthony Trollope (1815–1882), British novelist. The Small House at Allington, vol. 2, ch. iv, London, Smith, Elder (1864).
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