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I felt more determined than ever to become a physician, and thus place a strong barrier between me and all ordinary marriage. I mu ...
Civilization does not engross all the virtues of humanity: she has not even her full share of them. They flourish in greater abund ...
yet when all is said
It was the dream itself enchanted me:
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Illustrious examples engross, prejudice, and intimidate. They engross our attention, and so prevent a due inspection of ourselves; ...
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