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Dancing begets warmth, which is the parent of wantonness. It is, Sir, the great grandfather of cuckoldom.
By Jesus's time the Law of Moses, originally established for the government of a semi-barbarous nation of herdsmen and hill-farmer ...
My great-grandfather used to say to his wife, my great- grandmother, who in turn told her daughter, my grandmother, who repeated i ...
The family story tells, and it was told true,
of my great-grandfather who begat eight
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Back from that great-grandfather I have come
to puzzle a bending gravestone for his sake,
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There they lived on, those New England people, farmer lives, father and grandfather and great-grandfather, on and on without noise ...
It would be but a wretched compliment of condolence to offer to a queen of China, or Japan, or India, Scythia, or Gothia, who had ...
My grandfathers, my grandmothers and my mother hardly ever spanked at all. My grandfather said that if you spanked the little ones ...
If the question is put to me would I rather have a miserable ape for a grandfather or a man highly endowed by nature and possessed ...
I have seen in my time two enormous extensions of the suffrage to men--one in America and one in England. But neither the negroes ...
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