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The character of a soldier is high . They who stand forth the foremost in danger , for the community , have the respect of mankind . An officer is much more respected than any other man who has as little money .
Maurice Morgann , Esq . authour of the very ingenious " Essay on the character of Falstaff , ” i being a particular friend of his Lordship , had once an opportunity of entertaining Johnson for a day or two at Wycombe , when its Lord was ...
216 Foote , Samuel , anecdotes and character of , 1. 369-370 , 378 , 414 , 517 , 610 ; II . 49-50 , 134 , 471 , 510 , 547 Foppery , 394 Ford , Rev. Cornelius , I. 21 Fox , Right Hon . Charles James , II . 192 , 433 , 522 France and the ...
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