- M. Dupont was a tall, elegant gentleman with a grey beard and a monocle.2m — Day 2 - Morning (69% in)
- This had been my own policy for some years, and I often tended to choose the sort of volume Miss Kenton had found me reading that evening simply because such works tend to be written in good English, with plenty of elegant dialogue of much practical value to me.3e — Day 3 - Evening (41% in)
- Why should one not enjoy in a light-hearted sort of way stories of ladies and gentlemen who fall in love and express their feelings for each other, often 'in the most elegant phrases?3e — Day 3 - Evening (42% in)
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