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" That's very strange ; but if you had not supped, I must have got something for you. Let me see, what should I have had ? A couple of lobsters ; ay, that would have done very well ; two shillings— tarts, a shilling ; but you will drink a glass of wine... "
Observations, Anecdotes, and Characters, of Books and Men - Page 133
by Joseph Spence - 1820 - 302 pages
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English Literature in the Eighteenth Century

Alfred Hix Welsh - 1880 - 182 pages
...lobsters ; ay, that would have done very well : two shillings — tarts, a shilling : but you will drk'ka glass of wine with me, though you supped so much before...we had rather talk with you than drink with you.' — "But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must then have drank...
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The Works, Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1883 - 530 pages
...already, that's impossible ! why, it is not eight o'clock yet. — That's very strange ! but if you have not supped, I must have got something for you. —...we had rather talk with you than drink with you.' — ' But if you had supped with me, as in all reaspn you ought to have done, you must then have drank...
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Development of English Literature and Language, Volume 2

Alfred Hix Welsh - 1883 - 586 pages
...shillings — tarts, a shilling: but you will drink a glass of wine with me, though you supped so mueh before your usual time only to spare my pocket? "...we had rather talk with you than drink with you." " But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must then have drank...
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Development of English Literature and Language, Volumes 1-2

Alfred Hix Welsh - 1882 - 1134 pages
...two shillings — tarts, a shilling: but you will drink a glass of wine with me, though you sup)»ed be amongst ye, say ; He Is Venus' runaway. She that...now discover Where the winged wag doth hover, Shall "But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must then have drank with...
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Johnson's Lives of the Poets, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - 1890 - 480 pages
...tarts, a shilling : but you will drink a glass of wine with * Spence. — JOHNSON.' Ed. Singer, p. 19. me, though you supped so much before your usual time...No, we had rather talk with you than drink with you. — ' But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must then have drunk...
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Swift: The Mystery of His Life and Love

James Hay - 1891 - 390 pages
...well—two shillings ; tarts, a shilling. But you will drink a glass of wine with me, though you have supped so much before your usual time only to spare...we had rather talk with you than drink with you." " But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must have drank with...
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Johnson's Life of Swift, with intr. and notes by F. Ryland

Samuel Johnson - 1894 - 116 pages
...suppose.' No, Doctor, we have 20 supped already.—' Supped already ? that's impossible ! why, 'tis not eight o'clock yet. — That's very strange ; but,...No, we had rather talk with you than drink with you. — ' But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must then every thing...
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Lives of the English Poets: Swift-Lyttelton

Samuel Johnson - 1905 - 582 pages
...sort of a man." But I forgive her; for it is an odd thing to speak freely to princes.' /i.xvii. 132. ay, that would have done very well ; two shillings...No, we had rather talk with you than drink with you. — " But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must then have drunk...
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1730-1784

Charles Wells Moulton - 1910 - 616 pages
...— "Supped already ! that's impossible : why, 'tis not eight o'clock yet." — Indeed we have. — "That's very strange: but if you had not supped, I...we had rather talk with you, than drink with you. — "But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must have drank with...
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Queen Anne

Herbert Woodfield Paul - 1912 - 328 pages
...Let me see, what should I have had ? a couple of lobsters ? ay, that would have done very well;—two shillings; tarts: a shilling. But you will drink a...we had rather talk with you than drink with you.' ' But if you had supped with me, as in all reason you ought to have done, you must have drunk with...
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