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Littell's Living Age, Volume 15

1847 - 640 pages
...realms obey, Dost sometimes counsel take, and sometimes lee." Or in the remonstrance to a lady — " Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love, But why did you kick me down stairs?'' But the more perfect the fusion of the two hottile ingredients, or the more impossible...
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The Maid's Husband, Volume 3

Camilla Jenkin - 1844 - 332 pages
...given in vain. Oh ! never canst thou cancel half her deht, Eternity forbids thee to forget. LARA. " Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love, But why did you kick me down stairs ? " IT is a mistaken notion that professors feel no pain whilst inflicting it on others....
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The British Churchman, Volume 3

1845 - 384 pages
...Sir RP — I fear you are sometimes a little too apparently hostile in your letters and harangues. Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love, but why did you kick me down stairs ? Dr. M'H. — Now, is not this a little unreasonable? What would you have us do? Our position...
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Wit and Humour, Selected from the English Poets: With an Illustrative Essay ...

Leigh Hunt - 1846 - 386 pages
...It is a remonstrance addressed to a lady : — When late I attempted your passion to prove, Why were you so deaf to my prayers ? Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love ; But why did you kick me down stairs ? This kind of surprise, in its preceding form, is connected with another species of irony,...
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Wit and Humor

Leigh Hunt - 1846 - 282 pages
...It is a remonstrance addressed to a lady : — When late I attempted your passion to prove, Why were you so deaf to my prayers ? Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love ; But why did you kick me down stairs 1 ~ This kind of surprise, 'in its preceding form, is connected with ( another species...
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Wit and Humor

Leigh Hunt - 1846 - 290 pages
...It is a remonstrance addressed to a lady : — When late I attempted your passion to prove, Why were you so deaf to my prayers ? Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love ; But why did you kick me down stairs ? This kind of surprise, in its preceding form, is connected with another species of irony,...
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Wit and Humour, Selected from the English Poets: With an Illustrative Essay ...

Leigh Hunt - 1846 - 416 pages
...It is a remonstrance addressed to a lady : — When late I attempted your passion to prove, Why were you so deaf to my prayers ? Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love ; This kind of surprise, in its preceding form, is connected with another species of irony, the Mockheroic...
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Eclectic Magazine, and Monthly Edition of the Living Age, Volume 12

1847 - 610 pages
...obey. Dost sometimes counsel take, and sometimes tea." Or in the remonstrance to a lady : — " Perbaps it was right to dissemble your love, '•But why did you kick me down stairs?" But the more perfect the fusion of the two hostile ingredients, or the more impossible...
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The Edinburgh Review, Volume 88

1848 - 594 pages
...occasional style of reciprocation, Madame du Deffand might have exclaimed, in the spirit of the song, — ' Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love, But why did you kick me down stairs ? ' And, after all, is there any description of weakness or moral cowardice more censurable,...
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Die Diplomatie, des Parlament und der deutsche Bundestaat

Christian Friedrich Wurm - 1849 - 194 pages
...Seitungêblatt fyat ií)m, in SSejug auf biefe S3e= l)anblung, baê SBort ber alten SSallabe geliefyen: — Perhaps it was right to dissemble your love : But why did you kick me down stairs? SBenigftenê muß man billig fein unb eingehen, eê war menfa)* lify, wenn ibm »on feinem...
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