A Series of Genuine Letters Volume 1

A Series of Genuine Letters Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1786 edition. Excerpt: ...lively as your own, accompanies you thro' every step, we ever trod together; I walk with you, sit with you, talk to you but, oh! there ends the charming reverie! I canG 3 not, not, dare not venture to make replies for you; accustomed as I have been to that elegant sense, that flows, for ever, from your lips, my understanding will not bear to be " imposed upon, even by myself." My aunt is still in the country. I have been in the most uncomfortable way that ever was, since I came to town. I have been much out of order with a constant pain in my side, and living, as it were, on the publick, without a home. I have, at last, got lodgings at----, but, for particular reasons, would have you direct to Abby-street. It would be impossible to give you an idea of Mrs.----'s behaviour to me. She has however done me a real service by it; for, tho' it is not even in her power to prevent my having the sincerest regard for her welfare, she has, in a sew days, weaned me from that painful tenderness, which was contracted by years of intimacy, and by which I must have suffered severely at our parting. She set ouo this morning for Wales; may she there, and every where, meet that happiness, she so much deserves, however hardly stie may deal with me--=, Don't reply to this paragraph, lest I should be tempted to accuse you, as the cause of having lost this still dear and ever valuable friend. I was a good deal surprized to find by your letter to Kitty, that you did not intend writing to me; Was this well done? But I will not pretend to "set you tastes please yourself in that particular, and you'll please me for this be assured of, that writing, to me cannot be a more difagreeable employment to you, than writing is, at all times, and to all...show more

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  • Paperback | 78 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 154g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123698983X
  • 9781236989833