What is now called the nature of women is an eminently artificial thing--the result of forced repression in some directions, unnatural stimulation in others.

Idle empty words ! What can such delusive flattery lead to, but vanity and folly? The lover, it is true, has a poetical licence to exalt his mistress; his reason is the bubble of his passion, and he does not utter a falsehood when he borrows the language o

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