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Page 231 - Then she leaned back in her chair and folded her hands in her lap. "I can tell you boys something that no one else knows,
Page 30 - Getting supper would be mad dissipation compared to the mental anguish of imbibing such dust as that! To think of being obliged to waste one's fair young life over that, when there are such things to read as Keats's poetry and George Eliot's novels! If I 've got to teach that civil government, I 'll resign and turn politician or evangelist, whichever pays best.