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He had been helped on deck as we came up the river , and was now leaning
against the shrouds 47 , with a countenance so wasted , so pale , so ghastly , that
it was no wonder even the eve of affection did not recognise him 48 . But at the ...
I was once congratulating a friend , who had around him a blooming family , knit
together in the strongest affection . I can wish you no better lot , " said he , with
enthusiasm , „ than to have a wife and children . - If you are prosperous , there
She saw , however , with the quick eyes of affection , that all was not well with him
. She marked his altered looks and stifled sighs , and was not to be deceived by
his sickly and vapid attempts at cheerfulness . She tasked all her sprightly ...
kick up the dust a little in the eyes of his neighbours , and grieve the spirit of some
friends for whom he felt the truest deference and affection , yet his errors and
follies are remembered „ more in sorrow than in anger , " and it begins to be ...
... dearer than interest - - closer to the heart than pride — that will still make us
cast back a look of regret , as we wander farther and farther from the paternal roof
, and lament 33 the waywardness of the parent that would repel the affections ...
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - haloedrain - LibraryThing
4 stars for Rip Van Winkle and Sleepy Hollow. The rest are skippable, they read like the kind of op-ed that spawns lots of other op-eds and blog posts disagreeing with each other. قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - JBD1 - LibraryThing
I had read "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" before, but I picked this up to read the other essays included in the collection. "The Art of Book-making" (about a visit to the British ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله