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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)
It's gude to be merry and wise, Mr. Slope;
It's gude to be honest and true;
It's gude to be off with the old love—Mr. Slope,
Before you are on with the new.
Anthony Trollope (1815–1882), British novelist. Madeline Vesey Neroni, Barchester Towers, vol. 3, ch. xlvi, London, Longman (1857).
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