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“ Why , Sir , you are to con- Don't you remember Library sider that the manner and some particular phrases of a Your old Acquaintance person do much to impress you with an idea of him , and Dr. Johnson said she . Ah Lady Emily !
... qui jette des perles et beaucoup d'autres belles choses , sans s'en appercevoir . ' GOLDSMITH , ' Très bien dit , et très élégamment . ' A person was mentioned , who it was said could take down in short hand ...
He thus discoursed upon supposed obligation in settling estates : — ' Where a man gets the unlimited property of an estate , there is no obligation upon him in justice to leave it to one person rather than to another .
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