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In bed one may behave like husband and wife; but out of bed one should observe the proprieties.
For proverbs are the pith, the proprieties, the proofs, the purities, the elegancies, as the commonest so the commendablest phrase ...
The President should not be required to take up the question of the selection of a successor before the last offices of affection ...
Talk of politeness when humanity is perishing--of the sacred sphere of woman when thousands of my sisters are prostitutes--how man ...
Let the girl be thoroughly developed in body and soul, not modeled, like a piece of clay, after some artificial specimen of humani ...
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