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But thanks be to God, since my leaving drinking of wine, I do find myself much better and to mind my business better and to spend less money, and less time lost in idle company.
Up, and at my chamber all the morning and the office doing business, and also reading a little of L'escholle des filles, which is a mighty lewd book, but yet not amiss for a sober man once to read over to inform himself in the villainy of the world.
Musique and women I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.
Musick and women I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.
Now public business takes up so much of my time that I must get time a Sundays or a nights to look after my own matters.
Music and women I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.
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