- We regret to be obliged to add, that, owing to the rigor of the season, he was using his tongue as a handkerchief.1.6.3 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 3 — History of a Leavened Cake of Maize (4% in)
- But as soon as the mule was near enough to the pillory to allow of its rider recognizing the victim, the priest dropped his eyes, beat a hasty retreat, spurred on rigorously, as though in haste to rid himself of humiliating appeals, and not at all desirous of being saluted and recognized by a poor fellow in such a predicament.1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (72% in)
- Alas! rigor only frightens minds; the impetuous gusts of the north wind do not make the traveller lay aside his cloak; the sun, bestowing his rays little by little, warms him in such ways that it will make him strip to his shirt.2.10.5 — Vol 2 Bk 10 Chpt 5 — The Retreat in which.... (60% in)
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