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Lady Frances Sunbury . . 33

Her Portrait—her meeting Lord Francis Sun-
bury—A ppeal to the Heart—an innocent De-
lusion—they return to London—the Bans
are published—the Lovers are united—a vi-
sible Change -she bears it with Patience—re-
tires to the Sea-shore—Conclusion.

The Duke Of Warton . . 47

His Dresssing-room—his Search after Pleasure—
his Motives for leading a single Life—Re-
flections—an Anecdote—casting Lots for Fa-
therhood—he is declared Father—returns to
his favourite Pursuit—his excellent Qualities
over-balance his Faults.

Mrs. Arlington . ... 59

A fair and just Defence—a Caution to married

Women—Damage-hunting Husb and—aWord

en passant—Bribery—Nothing can compen.

sate the Loss of a good Wife—she was skilled

in Intrigue—Conclusion.

Sir Jacob Sampson . 1 .69

His Character—and Friend—Admonitions re-

ceived with Contempt—his untimely Death

—Observations on Suicide—Conclusion.

Animadversions . 77

A ludicrous Adventure—the Catastrophe —

Plan for future Readings—deserved Censure

on demi-nudity—Women are fond of the

Approbation of sensible Men—the Age of the

Duchess—a Hint to the Reader.

The Hon. Mrs. Fernonville . 83

Liberty of Thinking and Acting—Visits at the
Bed-side—Transparency of Dress—Danger of
Example and Manners—Half a Word to the
wise—Conclusion.

Sir Charles Grainger, And

Lady Ingleby . . 95

A Seducer is a faithless Friend—a Family formed
to please the Fair—no Palliation for Guilt—
a great Example of Mercy—Money a Compen-
sation for Shame—a Parallel—a French Hus-
band—my Lord not perfectly right—a male
Friend to a Wife—Reflections—Conclusion.

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