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“ Not merely to know, but according to thy knowledge to do, is thy vocation.
" Au lieu de pleurer et de nous lamenter pour une migraine, pour des vapeurs,
249. X. 473.
AS A HUMBLE TRIBUTE
OF PROFOUND ADMIRATION AND MOST
THIS BOOK IS, BY PERMISSION,
BY HIS ATTACHED AND GRATEFUL FRIEND,
ROUND THE HEARTH.
I have introduced to you, readers, the daughters of Madame de Gontier; it is time to present her
She was still engaged in her fire-side reverie, when he entered and broke it by taking her hands and imprinting a warm kiss on each of her cheeks; then he placed himself in the arm-chair opposite to her, drew it close up to the hearth, and commenced a vigorous onset on the wood-fire, which blazed and glowed joyously beneath his hand, roaring up the chimney and sending forth