Gaslight and Daylight: With Some London Scenes They Shine Upon
Chapman & Hall, 1859 - 403 pages
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Gaslight and Daylight, With Some London Scenes They Shine Upon
George Augustus Sala
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Page 69 - The latent tracts, the giddy heights, explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar; Eye Nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise ; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can, But vindicate the ways of God to man.
Page 365 - Her feet beneath her petticoat Like little mice stole in and out, As if they feared the light: But, oh ! she dances such a way— No sun upon an Easter day Is half so fine a sight.
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Page 360 - Fashion, is a member of the Church of England, as by law established, and she would be indignant if you were to ask her whether she worshipped a protuberant idol.