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" There are two or three honest friends of mine — and true friends, I know, they are — who, nevertheless, by their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss... "
Twice-told Tales - Page 178
by Nathaniel Hawthorne - 1871
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The Visitor: Or, Monthly Instructor

1840 - 516 pages
...their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even of a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...get tipsy with zeal for temperance, and take up the cause of the town pump, in the style of a toper fighting for his brandy bottle ? Or can the excellent...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1840 - 488 pages
...this fault be amended. Is it decent, think you, to get tipsy with zeal for temperance, and take up the cause of the town pump, in the style of a toper fighting...? Or can the excellent qualities of cold water be no otherwise exemplified than by plunging splashdash into hot water, and wofully scalding yourselves...
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The Christian Pioneer, Volumes 2-5

1744 - 596 pages
...their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even of a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...get tipsy with zeal for temperance, and take up the cause of the town pump, in the style of a toper fighting for his brandy bottle ? Or can the excellent...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1847 - 580 pages
...by their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...get tipsy with zeal for temperance, and take up the honourable cause of the Town Pump, in the style of a toper fighting for his brandy bottle ? Or can...
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The Water Cure Journal and Hygienic Magazine, Volume 1

1848 - 1292 pages
...their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even of a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...I pray you, gentlemen, let this fault be amended. In the moral warfare which you are to wage — and, indeed, in the whole conduct of your lives —...
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Hydropathy for the People: With Plain Observations on Drugs, Diet, Water ...

William Horsell - 1850 - 266 pages
...their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even of a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...I pray you, gentlemen, let this fault be amended. In the moral warfare which you are to wage, and indeed in the whole conduct of your lives, you cannot...
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The Humorous Speaker: Being a Choice Collection of Amusing Pieces, Both in ...

1853 - 404 pages
...by their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...bottle? Or, can the excellent qualities of cold water be no otherwise exemplified, than by plunging, slap dash into hot water, and wofully scalding yourselves...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1856 - 592 pages
...by their fiery pugnacity in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...which I guard. I pray you, gentlemen, let this fault he amended. Is it decent, think you, to get tipsy with zeal for temperance, and take up the honourable...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856 - 676 pages
...amended. Is it decent, think you, to get tipsy with zeal for temperance, and take up the honourable cause of the Town Pump, in the style of a toper fighting for hia brandy bottle ? Or can the excellent qualities of cold water be no otherwise exemplified than by...
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Merry's Museum and Parley's Magazine, Volumes 31-32

1856 - 402 pages
...their fiery pugnacity, in my behalf, do put me in fearful hazard of a broken nose, or even a total overthrow upon the pavement, and the loss of the treasure...? Or can the excellent qualities of cold water be no otherwise exemplified than by plunging, slap-dash, into hot water, and wofully scalding yourself,...
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