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Sir Francis, Sir Francis, Sir Francis is come;
His creed no parson ever knew,
For this was still his "simple plan,"
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The advantage of time and place in all practical actions is half a victory; which being lost is irrecoverable.
I must have the gentleman to haul and draw with the mariner, and the mariner with the gentleman.... I would know him, that would r ...
Then came the Lord Chamberlain with his white staff,
And all the people began to laugh;
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Sir Walter, being strangely surprised and put out of his countenance at so great a table, gives his son a damned blow over the fac ...
There was a young man in Rome that was very like Augustus Caesar; Augustus took knowledge of it and sent for the man, and asked hi ...
When Sir Joshua Reynolds died
All Nature was degraded;
The fact alone that both, like Chatham before them, were great war ministers, links their names inseparably. Beyond that, they sha ...
Sir, more than kisses, letters mingle souls.
For, thus friends absent speak.
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