Love a reality, not romance

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1852
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Page 202 - She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness. She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness. Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her.
Page 223 - REMEMBER now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them...
Page 192 - tis a holy hour — the quiet room Seems like a temple, while yon soft lamp sheds A faint and starry radiance, through the gloom And the sweet stillness, down on...
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Page 229 - It ends with musical melancholy, a strain of exquisitely simple beauty, referring to the judicial slaying of one of England's worthiest sons. There are some fine portraits ably limned herein. There are family pictures so graphically described that they possess the mind for ever."— Church and State Gazette.
Page 229 - This is a charming little book ; and whether we regard its subject, cleverness, or delicacy of sentiment or expression— to say nothing of its type and orthography — it is likely to be a most acceptable present to young or old, be their peculiar taste for religion, morals, poetry, history, or romance.
Page 251 - Uniformly printed in square 16mo. handsomely bound in cloth, price 2s. 6d. each. I. With Plates, on Steel, Second Edition, HOW TO WIN LOVE; OR, RHODA'S LESSON. BY THE AUTHOR OF "MICHAEL THE MINER," ETC. " A very captivating story."— Morning Post. " Truthfulness, descriptive talent, and pure morality in every line.
Page 202 - The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her — she will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.
Page 255 - The work is well done, and deserves notice as a striking memorial of the chief occurrences of 1850." — Atlas. " Books such as this are, and will be, the landmarks of social, scientific, mechanical, and moral progress ; it extends to nearly four hundred pages of well-condensed matter, illustrated with numerous excellently engraved wood blocks.

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