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9216. YOUNG MEN, Patronizing.—

have written to you in the style to which I
have been always accustomed with you, and
which perhaps it is time I should lay aside.
But while old men are sensible enough of
their own advance in years, they do not sufficiently
recollect it in those whom they have
seen young.—
To William Short. Washington ed. iii, 503. Ford ed., vi, 156.
(Pa., 1793)