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LEUCHARS CHURCH.

��LEUCHARS AND ABERBROTHICK. (AUGUST 20.)

Johnson, closing his description of St. Andrews with his lament over its declining University, goes on to say like a wise man :

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��" As we knew sorrow and wishes to be vain, it was now our busi- ness to mind our way." Perhaps, as he wrote these words he had in his memory two lines of Matthew Green, though they were

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