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" I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man - be virtuous - be religious - be a good man. Nothing else will give you any comfort when you come to lie here. "
History of English literature, tr. by H. van Laun - Page 256
by Hippolyte Adolphe Taine - 1871
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1846
...Scott was dying, he called his son-in-law Mr. Lockhart, to him, and said, " Lockhart, I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man ; be...will give you any comfort when you come to lie here." SUGAR. anticipated. The canes grew as high and large as in the West Indies, but when the usual time...
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The Idler, and Breakfast-table Companion, Volume 1, Issue 1

Great Britain - 1837
...— every trace of the wild fire of delirium extinguished. ' Lockhart,' he said, ' I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man —...will give you any comfort when you come to lie here.' — He paused, and I said, ' Shall I send for Sophia and Anne Г — ' No,' said he, ' don't disturb...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 34

Robert Walsh, Eliakim Littell, John Jay Smith - American periodicals - 1838
..."'Lockhart,' said Sir Walter Scott, when his son-inlaw was called to his death-bed, 'I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man —...will give you any comfort when you come to lie here.' " This is a touching fragment of a most solemn scene. The dying words of Scott should beheld more sacred,...
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Refutation of the Mistatements and Calumnies Contained in Mr. Lockhart's ...

1838 - 96 pages
...Lockhart," said Sir Walter Scott, when his son-in-law was called to his deathbed, " I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man —...will give you any comfort when you come to lie here." — {Life of Sir W. Scott, vol. vii. p. 393.) WHEN Sir Walter Scott, upon his deathbed, addressed this...
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Refutation of the mistatements [sic] and calumnies contained in mr Lockhart ...

John Gibson Lockhart - 1838 - 96 pages
...Lockhart," said. Sir Walter Scott, when his son-in-law was called to his deathbed, " I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man —...give you any comfort when you come to lie here."— (Life of Sir W. Scott, vol. vii. p. 393.) WHEN Sir Walter Scott, upon his deathbed, addressed this...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 5

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - Great Britain - 1838
...every trace of the wild fire of delirium extinguished. •• Lockhart," he said, " I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man —...will give you any comfort when you come to lie here." Scott survived this memorable interview for three or four days ; but immediately relapsed into a state...
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser. New and improved ser, Volume 2

1838
...daughters. Miss Barbara Scott (daughter of his uncle Thomas), and Mrs. Scott of Harden, did the like. be a good man — be virtuous — be religious —...will give you any comfort when you come to lie here.' — He paused, and I said. ' Shall I send for Sophia and Anne?' — 'No,' said he, • don't disturb...
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Refutation of the Misstatements and Calumnies Contained in Mr. Lockhart's ...

Authors, Scottish - 1838 - 108 pages
..." I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man—be virtuous—be religious—be a good man. Nothing else will give you any comfort when you come to lie here."—(Life of Sir W. Scott, vol. vii. p. 393.) WHEN Sir Walter Scott, upon his death-bed, addressed...
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Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart..

John Gibson Lockhart - 1838
...may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man—be virtuous—be religi- . ous—be a good man. Nothing else will give you any comfort when you come to lie here."—He paused, and I said, " Shall I send for Sophia and Anne?"—" No," said he, " don't disturb...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 5

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - Great Britain - 1838
...— every trace of the wild fire of delirium extinguished. " Lockhart," he said, " I may have but a minute to speak to you. My dear, be a good man — be virtuous — bę religious — be a good man. Nothing else will give you, any comfort when you come to lie here."...
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