Nor is this high reputation altogether unmerited. ... On one or two points of high importance he had notions more correct than were, in his day, common even among men of enlarged minds; and, ... He had no skill in reading the characters of others. ... It was natural that a man who was daily seen at the palace, and who was known to have free access ... The king gra: ciously accorded to the squire the Ap favor, and then asked Roquelaure what was the nature of his obligation to the other.
|Title||:||The Literary American|
|Author||:||George Payn Quackenbos|