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You must not give a shilling ' s worth of court for sixpence worth of good . But if
you can get a shilling ' s worth of good for sixpence worth of court , you are a fool
if you do not pay court . ” He said , “ If convents should be allowed at all , they ...
I am coming to London soon , and am to appear in an appeal from the Court of
Session in the House of Lords . A schoolmaster in Scotland was , by a court of
inferiour jurisdiction , deprived of his office , for being somewhat severe in the ...
The Court of Session had gradually relaxed the strictness of this principle where
the interference proved had been inconsiderable . In a case ' which came before
that Court the preceding winter , I had laboured to persuade the judge to return ...
Johnson ' s Court , Fleet Street . London , March 4 , 1773 . " On Saturday , April 3 ,
the day after my arrival in London this year , I went to his house late in the
evening , and sat with Mrs . Williams till he came home . I found in the London ...
Johnson ' s Court , I said , “ I have a veneration for this court ; " and was glad to
find that Beauclerk had the same reverential enthusiasm . We found him alone .
We talked of Mr . Andrew Stuart ' s elegant and plausible Letters to Lord
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