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A good parson once said that where mystery begins religion ends. Cannot I say, as truly at least, of human laws, that where myster ...
Death eats up all things, both the young lamb and old sheep; and I have heard our parson say, death values a prince no more than a ...
A learned parson, rusting in his cell at Oxford or Cambridge, will reason admirably well on the nature of man; will profoundly ana ...
But country folks who live beneath
The shadow and the steeple;
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'Dear Captain Smith,' the ghost replied, 'you've used me ungenteelly.
The crowner's quest goes hard with me because I've acte
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The parson knows enough who knows a duke.
His creed no parson ever knew,
For this was still his "simple plan,"
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The parson was working his Sunday's text,--
Had got to fifthly, and stopped perplexed
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--First a shiver, and then a thrill,
Then something decidedly like a spill,--
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I will have no Parsons around me but such as drink deep, ride to Hounds and caress the Wives and Daughters of their Parishioners. ...
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