I knew Charles
the Second very well - one of the most popular comedians in the English section - draws first rate.
We learn, upon the au- thority of a letter from Charles
county, Maryland, received by a gentleman of this city, that a young man, named Matthews, a nephew of General Mat- thews, and whose father, it is believed, holds an of- fice at Washington, killed one of the slaves upon his father's farm by shooting him.
This afternoon, instead of dreaming of Deepden, I was wondering how a man who wished to do right could act so unjustly and unwisely as Charles
the First sometimes did; and I thought what a pity it was that, with his integrity and conscientiousness, he could see no farther than the prerogatives of the crown.
He showed me that it was covered with manuscript, very closely and laboriously written; but so plainly, that as I looked along the lines, I thought I saw some allusion to King Charles
the First's head again, in one or two places.
But I know that when I first came here from Africa, King Charles
was still hiding in the oak-tree-- because I saw him.
From thence it has been transferred by the Reverend Charles
Henry Hartsborne, M.
Brandon Beeches, in the Thames valley, was the seat of Sir Charles
Brandon, seventh baronet of that name.
, having proceeded with Aramis as with Athos, embraced them both.
is very kind and very indulgent to all my whims, but he never could obtain such an influence over me as to become the depositary of my secrets.
I never denied that you had a penetrating eye, and that was why I thought you would not refuse my brother Charles
a thing so simple and so easy to grant him as what I ask of you in his name, my lord cardinal, or rather in my own.
And in short, he had looked and said everything with such exquisite grace, that they could assure them all, their heads were both turned by him; and off they ran, quite as full of glee as of love, and apparently more full of Captain Wentworth than of little Charles
I am sometimes disposed to repent that I did not let Charles
buy Vernon Castle, when we were obliged to sell it; but it was a trying circumstance, especially as the sale took place exactly at the time of his marriage; and everybody ought to respect the delicacy of those feelings which could not endure that my husband's dignity should be lessened by his younger brother's having possession of the family estate.