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... 720 Vis i ce Oor de acie , zu 100 cerceve uss Tous isappointed on this rsa o vecua e attention of she company , Guiusnica in passen hew cw is hat , ccking Ingriy at Teansen , and exciting in zitter one , - Take it .
Thus disappointed of his wish to obtain the attention of the company , Goldsmith in a passion threw down his hat , looking angrily at Johnson , and exclaining in a bitter tone , “ Take it . ” “ Take it . " When Toplady was going to ...
When his literary reputation had risen deservedly high , and his society was much courted , he became very jealous of the extraordinary attention which was every where paid to Johnson . One evening , in a circle of wits , he found fault ...
My wife paid him the most assiduous and respectful attention , while he was our guest ; so that I wonder how he discovered her wishing for his departure . The truth is , that his irregular hours and uncouth habits , such as turning the ...
I enclose a note concerning it ; and if Dr. Horne will write to me , all the attention that I can give shall be cheerfully bestowed , upon what I think a pious work , the preservation and elucidation of Walton , by whose writings I have ...
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