The Galaxy, April, 1877

Vol. XXIII.—April, 1877.—No. 4.

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1877
Language: English
Wordcount: 97,836 / 284 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 59.6
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 696
Added to site: 2010.06.01
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I spoke just now, was of course but a step. How were they kept? by whom, and where? Who trims the undying lamp and guards the accumulated treasure? I never found out--by sitting in the stalls; and very soon I ceased to care to know. One may be very fond of the stage, and yet care little for the green room; just as one may be very fond of pictures and books, and yet be no frequenter of studios and authors' dens. They might pass on the torch as they would behind the scenes; so long as, during my time, they didn't let it drop, I made up my mind to be satisfied. And that one could depend upon their not letting it drop became a part of the customary comfort of Parisian life. It became certain that the "traditions" were not mere catchwords, but a most beneficent reality.

Going to the other Parisian theatres helps you to believe in them. Unless you are a voracious theatre-goer you give the others up; you find they don't pay; the Français does for you all that they do and so much more besides. There ar

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