TRUE TACT Mrs Silvertongue (who has been chatting most agreeably to Mr Wilkes for the last two hours). 'O, don't talk to me of ugly men, Mr Wilkes! I make a point of never even speaking to one!' (Mr Wilkes, who is rather sick of being told by women that t

TRUE TACT
Mrs Silvertongue (who has been chatting most agreeably to Mr Wilkes for the last two hours). 'O, don't talk to me of ugly men, Mr Wilkes! I make a point of never even speaking to one!'
(Mr Wilkes, who is rather sick of being told by women that t by GEORGE DU MAURIER

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