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Graham's Magazine Vol XXXII. No. 5. May 1848

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1848
Language: English
Wordcount: 58,985 / 176 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 69.4
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 534
Added to site: 2009.06.28
mnybks.net#: 24563
Genre: Periodical
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em>Donnez moi son gage!"

"Not now, I tell you, not now. Come along and I will satisfy you in ten minutes that you cannot fight that coward," emphasizing the last word, so that Medwin could not fail to hear.

"Mr. Allington," said Medwin, coming forward into the middle of the group, now reduced to some dozen persons--for an altercation is not of such rarity as to create any particular excitement there--"after the base and dishonorable use you have this day permitted to be made of a private letter, I am sincerely glad that circumstances rendered it impossible for me to treat you as a gentleman; but as to this person, (pointing to St. Maur,) I can easily satisfy him that he will run no risk of losing his reputation by honoring me with his notice. I have the honor to refer Monsieur St. Maur to Mr. ----, now at the St. Charles, whose character for honor is too well known throughout the country to be disputed." And, bowing low, Medwin left the room.

"Well, now this is a pretty scra

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