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4-221 (Raw)

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Speaker:
author,male,Maxwell, Hugh,32 addressee,family
ns1:discourse_type
Letter
Word Count :
167
Plaint Text :
ns1:register
Private Written
ns1:texttype
Private Correspondence
ns1:localityName
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Victoria
Created:
1890
Identifier
4-221
Source
O'Farrell, 1984
pages
187-88
Document metadata
Extent:
1057
Identifier
4-221-raw.txt
Title
4-221#Raw
Type
Raw

4-221-raw.txt — 1 KB

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[...] was not such as would meet with the approval of all, but I must say, in all fairness, that I cannot commend the action taken in the matter. [188] After all this is a matter in which a man must please himself and in pleasing himself it is just very likely that it will not please other people. I think a less arbitrary I course should have been taken, which I think would eventually have brought about more desirable results to all concerned. Leaving all sentiment aside a fit out and passage paid to a foreign country can hardly be said to be a fair remuneration to one who has always been acknowledged to be an industrial main stay to the place. 
David will be more missed after he has left home than you are at present inclined to think. I consider with an impartial mind that a big mistake has been made, that if a more lenient course had been taken it would have been much wiser [...] 
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