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Thackeray's "dapper" George is credited with the saying, that, "If beebles will be boets they must starve."
"True, it is yedt cold, und in der city we haf not many of der signs; but dere are dree kinds of beoble dot should always feel der approach of spring first -- dey are boets, lovers and poor vidows."
Well, the Georges became our defenders of the faith, and they hated 'boets and bainters.'
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