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The Galaxy, June 1877

Vol. XXIII.—June, 1877.—No. 6.

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1877
Language: English
Wordcount: 97,323 / 283 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 51.3
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 624
Added to site: 2010.04.21
mnybks.net#: 27438
Genre: Periodical
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oke was too much, and it was amid a perfect scream of laughter from passengers, officials, cabmen, and gamins, that the train steamed out of the station, bearing the Benedictine Abbot away, but surely not leaving the lambs of the flock comfortless."

And so she goes on for as long as you like. She has been everywhere. She has known quantities of out-of-the-way people. She is ready at every turn with a fresh story, an apposite bit of experience, and darts in an instant from the perfect mimicry of a popular vicar we know, who preaches in lavender kids, and leaving his cure of souls for a month's holiday, pathetically from the pulpit entreats our Lord to look after his charge until its proper shepherd returns, to some speculation concerning personal accountability, an annunciation of the reasonableness of purgatory, and wondering as to its various forms of discipline for individual souls, or to dwell on minute phases of the preservation of identity, distinctive and original character after death,

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