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Printed for S. Richardson;
L E T T E R I. Miss HARRIET BYRON, TO Miss Lucy SELBY.
Saturday, March 18. KELF, my dear Lucy, is a very wicked
thing; a sanctifier, if one would give way S
to its partialities, of actions, which, in others, we should have no doubt to con
demn. DELICACY, too, is often a milleader; an idol, at whose shrine we sometimes offer up our Sincerity ; but, in that case, it should be called Indelicacy.
Nothing, surely, can be delicate, that is not true, or that gives birth to equivocation : Yet how was I pleased with Lord and Lady L. and Miss Grandison, for endeavouring to pass me off to good Dr. Bartlett in the light I had no title to appear in !-As if my inind, in a certain point, remained to be known VOL, III.