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Only if loves fire with the breath
Of life be kindled, I doubt, ...
Having interr'd her Infant-birth,
The watry ground that late did mourn, ...
Where all the beauties that those ashes owed
Are now bestowed?
Tell us, alas, that cannot tell our grief,
Or hope relief.
making what's new
Ill and good, old, for as we die in you, You die in Time, Time in Eternity.
While abroad, he met with a very salacious English woman, whose liberality retrieved his fortune, with several circumstances more
Every thing secret degenerates, even the administration of justice; nothing is safe that does not show how it can bear discussion
There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple dev
This sort of thing may be tolerated by the French--but we are British, thank God.
They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to
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