Tragedy of the Orphan Volume 13

Tragedy of the Orphan Volume 13

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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. 1817 edition. Excerpt: ...and noise? Which love in the bosom of man employs? He. For my part, would lovers be govern'd by me, 'Not one of you women so wish'd-for should be, Since here we a pwof of vour mischief see. She. Why, what would 'you do to escape the dis-tress? He. I would do--1 would do--by my soul I can't guess--She. Poor wretch, b my soul, I imagin'd no less. Come, come---let me te lyou, these tempests of love, Did but blow up desire, its briskness to prove, Which else would--you know, too lazily move. Were women like logs, ofa make to lie still, Men would sleep and grow dnll--but our absolutewill Sets life all a whirling, like wheels in a mill. He. Ambition in woman, like valour in man, Ternpts danger--from which they'd be safe if they ran: And once get 'em in et 'em out how you can. She. Pra_y, kwhat wi you give me to teach you the me, To kec our wife leas'd, either healthy or sick? He, e man w o hits that, sure, must touch to the quick!. She. Learn this---and depend on a life without pain, Sa nothing to vex her, yet let her complain; Su mil; to your fate--and disturb not her reign: Be mop'd when she's sad--and be pleas'd when she's 3, Believe hg-, yand trust her--and give her--her way; For want of this rule--there's the devil to pay Both. For want of this rule--there's the devil to pay TAMERLANEQ BY ROWE, ESQ. Aoarrro-'rom ruurarciu REPRESENTATION, As performed at the 'THEATRE-ROYAL, COVENT-GARDEN. Rzgulatzn from ti): lfltumpt 1!- ciuk5, _ By Permission of the Managers. WITYI A CRITIQUE, By R. CUMBERLAND, Esq.' Printed for C. COOKE, Paternoster Row, The Lines distinguished by inverted Commas are nmirtnl fa the Rzprrwntatiun; and thou prime-1 in ltnlifl lure been alten-A from the Original. _____________ Eonk2H! Qfiilitiun. more

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  • Paperback | 94 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236912276
  • 9781236912275