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    At about six in the morning of July 3, 1860, while I was watering my petunias, and thinking of nothing in particular, I perceived coming towards me, a tall, beardless, fair-haired young fellow, wearing a German cap and gold-rimmed spectacles.
    — Edmond Francois Valentin About
    tags: young  thinking 
     
    I fight fairly, and in good faith.
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    I have been further enlightened by the conversation and correspondence of some illustrious Italians, whom I would gladly name, were I not afraid of exposing them to danger.
    — Edmond Francois Valentin About
    tags: danger  afraid 
     
    But as the Pope has a long arm, which might reach me in France, I have gone a little out of the way to tell him the plain truths contained in these pages.
    — Edmond Francois Valentin About
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    Marriage, in life, is like a duel in the midst of a battle.
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    tags: battle  marriage 
     
    It was in the Papal States that I studied the Roman Question. I traveled over every part of the country; I conversed with men of all opinions, examined things very closely, and collected my information on the spot.
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    tags: men  questions  opinion 
     
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