Does it not yield a most practical influence upon our morals ? Alas ! the mass of impurity which is daily shovelled up in our Divorce Court bears witness to its effect. Old Father Thames has got a rival ; the accumulated filth that floats on his venerable... Divorce, by an old bachelor - 4. oldalszerző: Divorce - 1859Teljes nézet
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Karen Chase, Michael Levenson - 2009 - 264 oldal
...stylistic project of the novella: the resistance to newspaper sensationalism, to what the story calls "the mass of impurity which is daily shovelled up in our Divorce Court" (4). For from the standpoint of the Old Bachelor, and he is hardly alone. the disaster of the new legislation...