Cornelius O'Dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Cornelius O'dowd Upon Men and Women and Other Things in General For my own part I liked Seymour Fitzgerald best; he came nearer to the true issue than any one else. As to the challenge, What is your own policy? It was too grossly absurd to be listened to. What would be said of the doctor who had' destroyed his patient's chance of recovery, saying to the newly-called-in physician, What is it that you advise? Let us see if you can save him? This was all that the Ministry were able to say Don't talk Of our blunders, but tell us how will you cure the patient? N ow, I reply, give him to me, as he was given to you. Call me in at the first seizure -not at his agony - and I will answer you. First Of all, I would never have either ignored at first, or subsequently insulted, the public opinion of a great nation, even though that great nation was in a pas sion, and not talking the soundest good sense; secondly, I would never have suggested to a weak but proud people, that the price of any assistance to them must be certain concessions, which, when made, were left totally unrecognised and unrewarded; and. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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- 152 x 229 x 18mm | 449g
- 24 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
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