Aaron Hill Quote

You talk no more of that gay nation now,
Where men adore their wives, and woman's power
Draws reverence from a polished people's softness,
Their husbands' equals, and their lovers' queens;
Free without scandal; wise without restraint;
Their virtue due to nature, not to fear.


Selima, Act I, Sc. 1. - Zara (1735)

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You talk no more of that gay nation now, Where men adore their wives, and woman's power Draws reverence from a polished people's softness, Their...

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You talk no more of that gay nation now, Where men adore their wives, and woman's power Draws reverence from a polished people's softness, Their...

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You talk no more of that gay nation now, Where men adore their wives, and woman's power Draws reverence from a polished people's softness, Their...

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You talk no more of that gay nation now, Where men adore their wives, and woman's power Draws reverence from a polished people's softness, Their...