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  • “…Viscount Palmerston (father of the prime minister), recorded in his diary that he breakfasted in Paris with ‘Mr. Morris…and American, a gentlemanlike sensible man,’ who lost a leg ‘in consequence of jumping from a window in an affair of gallantry.’”

    -- Richard Brookhiser, Gentleman Revolutionary, p62 of the Free Press paperback

    August 31, 2011

  • Does anyone have an Illicit Liaisons list going?

    August 31, 2011

  • You could always create your own. :-)

    August 31, 2011