In view of the want of principle that characterised the eighteenth century, the one safeguard for the individual was the yoke imposed by society with its customs and demands. If one were ever so little outside that circle, there was no check, and imagination...
Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino: 1841-1850 - Page 33
by Dorothée Dino (duchesse de) - 1910
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