if a man be discreet enough to take to hard drinking in his youth, before his general emptiness is ascertained... - Agnes Repplier Quotes
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Quote:if a man be discreet enough to take to hard drinking in his youth, before his general emptiness is ascertained, his friends invariably credit him with a host of shining qualities which, we are given to understand, lie balked and frustrated by his one unfortunate weakness. - Agnes Repplier Quotes
  


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