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My mother was very small , with large brown eyes and hair of a rich reddish gold ,
exquisite features and a lovely skin . She was very much admired . One of her
great friends was Lady Anglesey , an American woman who died at an advanced
You tend to close your eyes to truth , beauty and goodness because they give no
scope to your sense of the ridiculous . The humorist has a quick eye for the
humbug ; he does not always recognize the saint . But if to see men one - sidedly
is a ...
I failed from my ignorance of the very simple device of seeing the diverse events
and the characters that took part in them through the eyes of a single person . It is
a device which of course the autobiographical novel has used for centuries , but ...
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One of my favourite bedside books of all time. I wore my first copy into pieces from overuse. I don't know of another book quite like it. Read full review
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This is one of the best books I read for providing a philosophical view of life. It is a book I intend to read again. Read full review