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Second Thoughts Of An Idle Fellow

Second Thoughts Of An Idle Fellow by Jerome K. Jerome
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A second volume of humorous essays on various subjects, following the success of Idle thoughts Of An Idle Fellow.

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THE SECOND THOUGHTS OF AN IDLE FELLOW

By Jerome K. Jerome

1899 Hurst and Blackett edition

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On the art of making up one's mind. On the disadvantage of not getting what one wants. On the exceptional merit attaching to the things we meant to do. On the preparation and employment of love philtres. On the delights and benefits of slavery. On the care and management of women. On the minding of other people's business. On the time wasted in looking before one leaps. On the nobility of ourselves. On the motherliness of man. On the inadvisability of following advice. On the playing of marches at the funerals of marionettes.

ON THE ART OF MAKING UP ONE'S MIND

"Now, which would you advise, dear? You see, with the red I shan't be able to wear my magenta hat."

"Well then, why not have the grey?"

"Yes yes, I think the grey will be MORE useful."

"It's a good material."

"Yes, and it's a PRETTY grey. You know what I mean, dear; not a COMMON grey. Of course grey is always an UNINTERESTING colour... Continue reading book >>


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