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Written by B. Michelle
(4/9/2003 9:52 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, GR: LOL Lines, penned by Cheryl
Henry: "The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
Catherine: I often think it odd that it [history] should be so dull, for a great deal of it must be invention
"That little boys and girls should be tormented," said Henry, "is what no one at all acquainted with human nature in a civilized state can deny;
Henry: "Miss Morland, I think very highly of the understanding of all the women in the world--especially of those--whoever they may be--with whom I happen to be in company."
But, (as I stated in another thread) this one has to be the ultimate:
"Yes; I have promised your sister to be with her, if possible."
"And then you know"--twisting himself about and forcing a foolish laugh--"I say, then you know, we may try the truth of this same old song."
"May we? But I never sing.
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