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My purpose is , “ To pass eight hours every day in some serious employment . “
Having prayed , I ... 66 Hector is likewise an old friend , the only companion of my
childhood that passed through the school with me . We have always loved one ...
My time passed heavily at Ashbourne ; yet I could not easily get away ; though
Taylor , I sincerely think , was glad to see me go . I have now learned the
inconvenience of a winter campaign ; but I hope home will make amends for all
my foolish ...
Both Williams , and Desmoulins , and myself , are very sickly ; Frank is not well ;
and poor Levett died in his bed the other day by a sudden stroke . I suppose not
one minute passed between health and death . So uncertain are human things .
I passed the summer at Streatham , but there was no Thrale ; and having idled
away the summer with a weakly body and neglected mind , I made a journey to
Staffordshire on the edge of winter . The season was dreary , I was sickly , and ...
... occurred to me , that though my time might pass unem( Mr. W. Seward.- ED . ) p
. 200 . ployed , no more should pass 20 1782.- ÆTAT . 73 .
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