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A narrow Fellow in the Grass
Occasionally rides--
The Wind begun to rock the Grass
With threatening Tunes and low--
Addison writes with the ease of a gentleman. His readers fancy that a wise and accomplished companion is talking to them; so that ...
My revered friend walked down with me to the beach, where we embraced and parted with tenderness, and engaged to correspond by let ...
At last, on Monday the 16th of May, when I was sitting in Mr. Davies's back-parlour, after having drunk tea with him and Mrs. Davi ...
The cheering sound of "Dinner is upon the table," dissolved his reverie.... Mr. Wilkes placed himself next to Dr. Johnson, and beh ...
EDWARDS: "You are a philosopher, Dr. Johnson. I have tried too in my time to be a philosopher; but, I don't know how, cheerfulness ...
Had Dr. Johnson written his own life, in conformity with the opinion which he has given, that every man's life may be best written ...
I have Johnsonised the land; and I trust they will not only talk, but think, Johnson.
In comparing these two writers, he [Samuel Johnson] used this expression: "that there was as great a difference between them as be ...
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