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1 [ No doubt the year 1746 , and not the age of either party .-- Ed . ) ? ( He , by this
word , means that he had in prayer recommended his departed friend to the
mercy of God . See ante , vol . i . p . 219.ED. ) 3 See an account of him in The ...
It is pleasing in the silence of solitude to think , that there is one at least , however
distant , of whose benevolence there is little doubt , and whom there is yet hope
of seeing again . Of my life , from the time we parted , the history is mournful .
When he was young , no doubt there was a great body , perhaps the numerical
majority of the nation , who were opposed to or , at least , not cordial to the
Hanover succession ; but the events of 1745 showed how small in number and
I doubt whether he heard this remark . While we went on talking triumphantly , I
was fixed in admiration , and said to Mrs. Thrale , O for short - hand to take this
down ! You ' ll carry it all in your head , " said she : a long head is as good as
This [ Yes , but it may be doubted whether there were fourscore persons whom
the society of Paris would admit to be strictly and par exccilence men of fashion .
The fact , thus expressed with colloquial latitude , was substantially true ; one of ...
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