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Permanent friendship between these hostile peoples can only be accomplished when they live under separate and distinct governments, as the Italians and Austrians of to-day. On May 22, 1781, a conference was held at Weathersfield, Conn., between Washington and Rochambeau to concert a plan of joint operation. Nature sent him into the world strong and lusty, in a thriving condition, wearing his own hair on his head, the proper branches oI this reasoning vegetable, until the axe oI intemperance has lopped oII his green boughs, and leIt him a withered trunk: he then Ilies to art, and puts on a periwig, valuing himselI upon an unnatural bundle oI hairs, all covered with powder, that never grew upon his head; but now, should this, our broomstick, pretend to enter the scene, proud oI those birchen spoils it never bore, and all covered with dust, though the sweepings oI the Iinest lady's chamber, we should be apt to ridicule and despise its vanity.

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