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Then we are free. Then liberty, like day,
Bells at a distance-Their effect- A fine noon in winterA sheltered walk-Meditation better than books-Our famili. arity with the course of nature makes it appear less wonderful than it is—The transformation that spring effects in a shrubbery described--A mistake concerning the course of nature corrected - God maintains it by an unremitted act — The amusements fashionable at this hour of the day reproved— Animals happy, a delightful sight-Origin of cruelty to animalsThat it is a great crime proved from scripture-That proof illustrated by a tale-A line drawn between the lawful and unlawful destruction of them— Their good and useful properties insisted on -Apology for the encomiums bestowed by the author on animals—Instances of man's extravagant praise of man—The groans of the creation sball have an end-A view aken of the restoration of all things—An invocation and an invitation of Him who shall bring it to pass—The retired man vindicated from the charge of uselessness-Conclusion.
THE WINTER WALK AT NOON.
There is in souls a sympathy with sounds;
all the cells