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that they never went without money themselves, as my wife always generously let them have a guinea each, to keep in their pockets, but with strict injunctions never to change it. After they had been closeted up with the fortune-teller for some time, I knew by their looks, upon their returning, that they had been promised something great. " Well, my girls, how have you sped? Tell me, Livy, has the fortune-teller given thee a pennyworth? " " I protest, papa," says the girl, " I believe she deals with somebody that's not right; for she positively declared, that I am to be married to a 'Squire in less than a twelvemonth! "-" Well, now, Sophy, my child," said I, " and what sort of an husband are you to have? "" Sir," replied she, " I am to have a Lord soon after my sister has married the 'Squire."-" How! " cried I, " is that all you are to have for your two shillings? Only a Lord and a 'Squire for two shillings? You fools, I could have promised you a Prince and a Nabob for half the money."
This curiosity of theirs, however, was attended with very serious effects : we now began to think ourselves designed by the stars to something exalted, and already anticipated our future grandeur.
It has been a thousand times observed, and I must observe it once more, that the hours we pass with happy prospects in view, are more pleasing than those crowned with fruition. In the first case, we cook the dish to our own appetite; in the latter Nature cooks it for us. It is impossible to repeat the train of agreeable reveries we called up for our entertainment. We looked upon our fortunes as once more rising; and, as the whole parish asserted that the 'Squire was in love with my daughter, she was actually so with him; for they persuaded her into

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