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By J. H. Ingraham

At the present time shall finish my servitude to poverty. as the twist of fate of beginning has forged my lot inside of those wretched partitions, and made me fellow-prisoner with penury, as a result shall I no longer throw off my chains while i'll? Have I now not a soul--a brain? Do I now not imagine, consider, act, communicate, like these whom males name noble? may perhaps I no longer, despite nature, but develop into the builder of my very own name-- the carver of my very own fortunes? by way of the sunshine of the brilliant solar, i'll not be the slave of others! the `lowborn serf'--the `humble fisher's lad'-- the peasant, hind, and what now not, that implies baseness of start and degradation of soul! No; henceforth i'm going to take my position one of the optimum of all of them, or go away my bones to bleach at the sand!

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That I will give my hand where my heart goes, you may rest assured, cousin Kate," said the maiden, with spirited, yet sportive decision. "Marry come up! I shall not wonder if I come to be cousin to a cordwainer's 'prentice yet! " "Love laughs at locksmiths, you have heard it said, cousin. But a truce to this. I am not yet in love, so be not alarmed. " As she spoke she threw a cloak over her shoulders and prepared to envelop her head and face in its hood. At this crisis Kate's troubled countenance indicated a wavering purpose; and as Grace was fastening the hood beneath her chin, she laid her hand on her arm: "No, Grace, you must not.

What could a poor fisherman do? Is it not their right to act what they will to? " "And is this the creed you would teach me? Debasing, grovelling, mean obedience to the tyranny of an order! Before I do it, may my hand wither at the shoulder, my tongue palsy in my mouth! I should indeed deserve to be a slave! " "There would be none to avenge thee, boy. " "God! I cannot believe that all men do spring from Adam and Eve," exclaimed the youth, impetuously. "Father," he said, after a moment's silence, speaking in a tone of mingled shame and sorrow, "thou hast, fortunately, a spirit fitted to thy station—I pity thee!

She exclaimed, looking at her with surprise. " replied Grace, confidently. "Two such spirits to come in contact! No, no! " "Mark will do as I bid him," she said, with a naïve and pertinaciousness that was wholly irresistible. Kate burst into such a merry, musical peal of laughter, that at first the maiden looked very grave, but at length found it in vain to withhold her sympathy, and laughed with her; while the rich blood mounted to her cheeks, and invested her with surpassing beauty. " cried Kate, triumphantly, "so you are a very little in love!

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