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Dear Joseph-five and twenty years ago
Whence comes it then, that in the wane of life, Though nothing have occurred to kindle strife, We find the friends we fancied we had won, Though numerous ooce, reduced to few or none? Can gold grow worthless that has stood the touch? No; gold they seemed, but they were never such.
· Horatio's servant once, with bów and cringe;?,,
"I knew the man, and knew his nature mild, ! "
But not to moralize too much, and strain
Convicted once should ever after wear : ? But half a coat, and show his bosom båre; si The punishment importing this, no doubt, .. That all was naught within, and all found out..
Oh bappy. Britain! we have not to fear ; Such hard and arbitrary measure here; s ... Else, could a law, like that which I relate, Once have the sanction of our triple state, Some few, that I have known in days of old, Would run most dreadful risk of catching.cold; : While you, my friend, whatever wind should blow). Might traverse England safely to and fro, :,:!1 An honest man, close buttoned to the chin, I Broad cloth without, and a warm heart within.: