Lord Hervey Quote

I am fit for nothing but to carry candles and set chairs all my life.


letter to Robert Walpole, 1737, in Memoirs of the Reign of George II (ed. J. W. Croker, 1848) vol. 2, ch. 40

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I am fit for nothing but to carry candles and set chairs all my life.

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I am fit for nothing but to carry candles and set chairs all my life.

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I am fit for nothing but to carry candles and set chairs all my life.

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I am fit for nothing but to carry candles and set chairs all my life.