When it is, it forms not the heroes of impulse only, but those also of self-conquest. History and experience prove that the most passionate characters are the most fanatically rigid in their feelings of duty, when their passion has been trained to act in t

The poet then should have dropped his sneer when he says: If weak women go astray, The stars are more ill fault than they For that they are bound by the adamantine chain of destiny is most certain, if it be proved that they are never to exercise their own

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