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My free drift
Halts not particularly, but moves itself
In a wide sea of wax. ,
Power to do good, is the true and lawful end of aspiring: for good
IN FOUR VOLUMES.
HENRY COLBURN, NEW BURLINGTON STREET.
A woman scorns sometimes what best contents her.
Was it possible for De Vere to quit England without wishing to see Constance? He both wished and sought it; but, extraordinary as it may seem, it was not now so easy.
It may be supposed that, after all we have recorded, the pleasure (never very great) which his uncle had in seeing him had not lately been increased. With Clayton he had terminated, not merely friendship, but acquaintance; and the delicate feelings of that gentleman were so VOL. III. B