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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 .
... your seasonable admonition have omitted : and I will direct my thought to be
shown in its true state ' . If I could find the passage I would direct you to it . I
suppose the tenour is this : - Acute diseases are the immediate and inevitable
strokes of ...
Your economy , I suppose , begins now to be settled ; your expenses are
adjusted to your revenue , and all your people in their proper places . Resolve
not to be poor . Whatever you have , spend less . Poverty is a great enemy to
As I suppose myself to owe part of your kindness to my excellent friend , Dr.
Patten ' , he has likewise a just claim to my acknowledg( A letter from Dr. Patten ” ,
and Dr. Jolinson's answer , have appeared in the Gentleman's Magazine : the
Because , sir , I suppose he promised the king to do whatever the king pleased . ”
He said , “ Goldsmith's blundering speech to Lord Shelburne , which has been so
often mentioned , and which he really did make to him , was only a blunder in ...
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12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
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