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As a proof of this , Sir , Lord Mulgrave and he dined one day at Streatham ; they
sat with their backs to the light fronting me , so that I could not see distinctly : and
there was so little of the savage in Omai , that I was afraid to speak to either , lest I
The most literary conversation that I ever enjoyed , was at the table of Jack Ellis ,
a money - scrivener behind the Royal Exchange , with whom I at one period used
to dine generally once a week . " * Volumes would be required to contain a list ...
He was at once the companion of the brilliant Colonel Forrester of the guards ,
who wrote “ The Polite Philosopher , " and of the aukward and uncouth Robert
Levett ; of Lord Thurlow , and Mr. Sastres , the Italian master ; and has dined one
( said Johnson , smiling , ) what would you give to be forty years from Scotland ? ”
I said , " I should not like to be so long absent from the seat of my ancestors . ”
This gentleman , Mrs. Williams , and Mr. Levett , dined with us . Dr. Johnson
made a ...
On Wednesday , April 13 , I dined with him at Mr. Thrale's , where were Mr.
Murphy and some other company . Before dinner , Dr. Johnson and I passed
some time by ourselves . I was sorry to find it was now resolved that the proposed
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