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Employments which You have pass'd through, would not have been able to have raised You this general approbation, had they not been accompanied with that Moderation in an high Fortune, and that Affability of Man
ners, which are so conspi· cuous through all Parts of
Your Life. Your Aversion to any Oftentatious Arts
of of setting to show those great Services which You have done the Publick, has not likewife a little contributed to that Universal Acknowledgment which is paid You by Your Country.
THE Confideration of this Part of Your Cha: racter, is that which hinders me from enlarging on those Extraordinary Ta
lents; which have given You fo great a Figure in the British Senate, as well as on that Elegance and Politeness which appear in Your more retired Conversation. I should be unpardonable, if, after what I have said, I fhould longer detain You with an Address of this Nature: I cannot, however, conclude it without owning Litu te those those great Obligations which You have laid upon,... : .. .
N° 170. Friday, September 14. 1711.
In amore hæc omnia infunt vitia: injuria,
V PON looking over the Letters of my fea
male Correspondents, I find several from
Women complaining of jealous Husbands,
Innocence; and desiring my Advice on
this Occasion. I shall therefore take this
JEALOUSY is that Pain which a Man feels from