John Fane, 10th Earl of Westmorland Quote

Merit, indeed!…We are come to a pretty pass if they talk of merit for a bishopric.


noted in Lady Salisbury's diary, 9 December 1835; C. Oman The Gascoyne Heiress (1968) pt. 5

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Merit, indeed!…We are come to a pretty pass if they talk of merit for a bishopric.

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Merit, indeed!…We are come to a pretty pass if they talk of merit for a bishopric.

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Merit, indeed!…We are come to a pretty pass if they talk of merit for a bishopric.

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Merit, indeed!…We are come to a pretty pass if they talk of merit for a bishopric.