Secret Memoirs of Harriott Pumpkin, Or, The Birth, Parentage, and Education of an Actress: In which is Developed a Variety of Interesting and Amusing Anecdotes ...

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J. Cahuac - Actors - 51 pages

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Page 1 - And yet, how nature erring from itself, — lago. Ay, there's the point : — as — to be bold with you — Not to affect many proposed matches Of her own clime, complexion, and degree, Whereto we see in all things nature tends, — Foh ! one may smell in such a will most rank, Foul disproportion, thoughts unnatural...
Page 1 - It is easier to pretend to be what you are not, than to hide what you really are; he that can accomplish both, has little to learn in hypocrisy.
Page 51 - ... endeavours of your minds (after this your shipwreck), that one plank of repentance which is left, whereby ye may escape and swim to the land of the living, that from you may be turned away the wrath of our Lord, who saith, " I will not the death of a sinner : but that he may be converted and live.
Page 3 - Females will forgive a Liberty, rather than a Slight; and if any Woman were to hang a man for stealing her picture, although it were set in gold, it would be a new case in Law ; but if he carried off the Setting, and left the Portrait, I would not answer for his safety.

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