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After all, our principal safeguard is found, not in Legislature, but in the interests of the Women themselves.
Not that it must be for a moment supposed that our Women are destitute of affection.
Of such is variety, surprise, so that your man's pursuit will be everlasting, so that his eyes will look to you for newness, and not to other women. It was the freshness and the newness' of your beauty and you, the mystery of you, that won your man.
"Stupid women, and all are stupid, think the first winning of the man the final victory.
Then, if women are to have the same duties as men, they must have the same nurture and education?
Then women must be taught music and gymnastic and also the art of war, which they must practise like the men?
She clutched the matron by the arm, and forcing her into a chair by the bedside, was about to speak, when looking round, she caught sight of the two old women bending forward in the attitude of eager listeners.
'Stone dead!' said one of the old women, hurrying in as soon as the door was opened.
Yet, when he contracted the disease, of all women, it had been with the wife of Colonel Walthstone, the great Guggenhammer mining expert.
Women were terrible creatures, and the love-germ was especially plentiful in their neighborhood.
"Is it true," appealed Minora to the Man of Wrath, busy with his lemons in the background, "that your law classes women with children and idiots?"
Well, by this time he began to be sensible of his mistake; and having alarmed all the women on that side of the water, he went over to Ratcliff, and got access to some of the ladies there; but though the young women there too were, according to the fate of the day, pretty willing to be asked, yet such was his ill-luck, that his character followed him over the water and his good name was much the same there as it was on our side; so that though he might have had wives enough, yet it did not happen among the women that had good fortunes, which was what he wanted.
Then some words were spoken by the two women. At length the shutter closed.
And the conversation at once passed to the new subject of the education of women.
"Women who are comme il faut, that's a different matter; but the Kuragins' set of women,