If you wish. Dear Sir: I take this opportunity to acknowledge the receipt of Anthony Benezet鈥檚 book against the slave-trade; I thank you for it. Is it not a little surprising that the professors of Christianity, whose chief excellence consists in softening the human heart, in cherishing and improving its finer feelings, should encourage a practice so totally repugnant to the first impressions of right and wrong? What adds to the wonder is, that this abominable practice has been introduced in the most enlightened ages. Times that seem to have pretensions to boast of high improvements in the arts and sciences, and refined morality, have brought into general use, and guarded by many laws, a species of violence and tyranny which our more rude and barbarous, but more honest ancestors detested. Is it not amazing that at a time when the rights of humanity are defined and understood with precision, in a country above all others fond of liberty,鈥攖hat in such an age and in such a country we find men professing a religion the most mild, humane, gentle and generous, adopting such a principle, as repugnant to humanity as it is inconsistent with the Bible, and destructive to liberty? Every thinking, honest man rejects it in speculation. How free in practice from conscientious motives! How do you pay your way, then? enquired Nicholas. You once knew me well. There is no help for it, thought Oliver. "I must remain awake the rest of the night." 日本黄大片免费_日本特别黄的免费大片视频_日本大片在线播放 From the Raleigh (N. C.) Register.