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A TALE, Obito

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THE GRAVE AND THE GAY.

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«Quod petis hîc est.”– Horace.
"Seria cùm possim, quòd delectantia malim
Seribere
Scribere, tu causa es lector.”-Martial.
"Cosi à l'egro fanciul porgiamo aspersi
Di soave licor gli orli del vaso:
Succhi amari ingannato intanto ei beve,
E da l'inganno suo vita receve.”-Tasso.

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IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

BOSTON:
SAMUEL T. ARMSTRONG AND CROCKER & BREWSTER,
NEW YORK:-JOHN P. HAVEN.

1822.

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HARVARD IUNI VIR TY

LIBRARY
OCT 8 1941

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" - I have flaunted in the sun, and cast
My smiles io prodigality away;
And now, and now-ho inalter. I have donde
Whether I live scorp'd or belov'd."- Barry Cornnali.

" Oh, blessed, blessed company,
When noen and heavenly spirits greet,
And they whom death had severed meet,
Aud hoid again cominuvion sweet,
Oh, blessed, blessed company."-Southey.

The remaining page of Julia Wilmington's sad history is a brief one. After writing the letter, which in detached paragraphs we have already laid before our readers, she returned, with apparent interest, to the occupations, which, till the late unhappy event, had always afforded her delight. She visited the cottages of the poor, administered especially to the comfort of the sick, and superintended a school which owed its existence to her bounty. All allusions to her faithless lover were studiously avoided by her friends, and she herself never once adverted to

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