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" See him in the dish, his second cradle, how meek he lieth! - wouldst thou have had this innocent grow up to the grossness and indocility which too often accompany maturer swinehood? Ten to one he would have proved a glutton, a sloven, an obstinate, disagreeable... "
The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature - Page 58
1835
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The Modern Student's Book of English Literature

Harry Morgan Ayres - English literature - 1924 - 898 pages
...indocility which too often accompany maturer swinehood ? Ten to one he would have proved a glutton, =7 x}j S |l ; — i his memory is odoriferous — no clown curseth, while his stomach half rejecteth, the rank bacon...
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Confessions of a Prosaic Dreamer: Charles Lamb's Art of Autobiography

Gerald Cornelius Monsman - Literary Collections - 1984 - 165 pages
...how meek he lieth! — wouldst thou have had this innocent grow up to the grossness and indocility which too often accompany maturer swinehood? Ten to...rejecteth, the rank bacon — no coalheaver bolteth him in reeking sausages — he hath a fair sepulchre in the grateful stomach of the judicious epicure...
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Confessions of a Prosaic Dreamer: Charles Lamb's Art of Autobiography

Gerald Cornelius Monsman - Literary Collections - 1984 - 165 pages
...cradle, how meek he lieth!— wouldst thou have had this innocent grow up to the grossness and indocility which too often accompany maturer swinehood? Ten to...proved a glutton, a sloven, an obstinate, disagreeable animal—wallowing in all manner of filthy conversation—from these sins he is happily snatched away—...
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