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... however , and reason , and religion , overcame this grief in the old man ; and
Nelson continued at St . Ömer ' s long enough to fall in love with the daughter of
an English clergyman . This second attachment appears to have been less
avoided . He found the Latona in English Harbour , Antigua , with a broad
pennant hoisted ; and , upon inquiring the reason , was presented with a written
order from Sir R . Hughes , requiring and directing him to obey the orders of
But the Devil , ever willing to tempt the virtuous , has made me offer , if any ships
should be sent to destroy his majesty of Morocco ' s ports , to be there ; and I have
some reason to think , that should any more come of it , my humble services will ...
Lord Hood , however , had certainly sufficient reasons for not interfering ; for he
ever continued his steady friend . In the winter of 1792 , when we were on the eve
of the revolutionary war , Nelson once more offered his services , earnestly ...
That way , he well knew , led to the guillotine ; and returning a respectful answer ,
he declared that he would never be found wanting in his duty , but pleaded age
and infirmity as a reason for disobeying the summons . Their second order was ...
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Southey is perhaps best known as the friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge in their early "Lake Poet" days who wrote some often denigrated but in my experience readable verse fantasies (the Curse of ... Прочетете пълната рецензия