British Theatre Volume 10

British Theatre Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1826 edition. Excerpt: ... sets off again for India tomorrow Miss Our. Indeed! I thought he was come to live In England! I am sorry you are going. Sir W. with earnestness. Why sorry? Mist Dor. Because we have so frequently quarrelled. I am always unhappy when I am going to be parted from a person with whom 1 have disagreed; 1 often think I could part with less regret from a friend. Sir Geo. Not, I suppose, if the quarrel is forgiven? Miss. Dnr. Ah! but Mr. Mandred does not forgive! No! in his looks I can always see resentment.--Sometimes indeed I have traced a spark of kindness, and have gently tried to blow it to a little flame of friendship; when, with one hasty puff, I have put it out. Sir W. You are right. It is--I believe--extinguished. Exit, Mb. NoRBEHRY/oHoji'in7, L. Sir Geo. A very singular man! Lady M. Oh! if he was not rich, there would be no bearing him.--Indeed, he seems to have lost all his friends; for during the month he has been here, I never found he had any one acquaintance out of this house. Mitt Dor. And, what is very strange, he has taken an aversion to me.--But it is still more strange, that although I know he has, yet in my heart I like him. He is morose to an insufferable degree; but then, when by chance he speaks kind, yon cannot imagine how it soothes me.--He wants compassion and all the tender virtues; and yet, I frequently think, that if any serious misfortune were to befall me, he would be the first person to whom I should fly to complain. Lady M. Then why don't you fly and tell him of your misfortune last nigh I? Sir Geo, Starting. What misfortune 1 Hiss Dor. To Lady Mary. Hush 1 Lady M. A loss at play.--To Miss Dorrillon.--I beg your pardon, but it was out before you said hush. Sir Geo. Ah I Maria, will you still risk your own and my...
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  • Paperback | 98 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 191g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236502248
  • 9781236502247