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to infidelity that he treated the hopes of immortality with brutal levity ; and said , “
As man dies like a dog , let him lie like a dog . ” Johnson . “ If he dies like a dog ,
let him lie like a dog . " I added , that this man said to me , “ I hate mankind , for I ...
The loss is , I hope , the only misfortune of a family to whom no misfortune at all
should hapwill be , how he was able , with such an income , to do so much ,
especially when it is considered that he paid for every thing he had . He had no
They wrote me word of their situation some time ago , to which I returned them an
answer which raised hopes of more than it is proper for me to give them . Their
representation of their affairs I have discovered to be such as cannot be trusted ...
I hope yet to see Beattie ' s College : and have not given up the western voyage .
But however all this may be or not , let us try to make each other happy when we
meet , and not refer our pleasure to distant times or distant places . “ How comes
I hope , sir , he will be in no danger . It is a very delicate matter to interfere
between a master and his scholars : nor do I see how you can fix the degree of
severity that a master may use . ” Johnson . “ Why , sir , till you can fix the degree
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