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I must imagine them with their fishing - tackle on their back , as we carry our town
necessaries . What a sensation would it cause in Lothbury ? What vehement
laughter would it not excite among The daughters of Cheapside , and wives of ...
I faintly remember something of a chaise and four , in which he made his entry
into Glasgow on that morning to fetch the bride home , or carry her thither , I forget
which . It so completely made out the stanza of the old ballad — When we came ...
... coach was announced , which was come to carry off the bride and bridegroom
for a season , as custom has sensibly ordained , into the country ; upon which
design , wishing them a felicitous journey , let us return to the assembled guests .
... and desiring him to be calm ( your tall disputants have always the advantage ) ,
with a provoking sneer carry the argument clean from him in the opinion of all the
by - standers , who have gone away clearly convinced that Titubus must have ...
... as we have said , in knocking the moment you have just sat down to a book .
They have a peculiar compassionating sneer , with which they “ hope that they do
not interrupt your studies . ” Though they flutter off the next moment , to carry their
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Oh, my, these are hilarious! A collection of essays by Lamb's imaginary friend, an eclectic, off-beat and highly opinionated persona. The preface, bemoaning the death of the imaginary friend while ... Read full review