Walking (Paperback)

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ttering a legion of antiquated and house-bred notions and whims to the four winds for an airing-and so the evil cure itself. How womankind, who are confined to the house still more than men, stand it I do not know; but I have ground to suspect that most of them do not STAND it at all. When, early in a summer afternoon, we have been shaking the dust of the village from the skirts of our garments, making haste past those houses with purely Doric or Gothic fronts, which have such an air of repose about them, my companion whispers that probably about these times their occupants are all gone to bed. Then it is that I appreciate the beauty and the glory of architecture, which itself never turns in, but forever stands out and erect, keeping watch over the slumberers. No doubt temperament, and, above all, age, have a good deal to do with it. As a man grows older, his ability to sit still and follow indoor occupations increases. He grows vespertinal in his habits as the evening of life approaches, till a.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781542632812
ISBN-10: 1542632811
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: January 23rd, 2017
Pages: 38
Language: English