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Bloomington Post (Newspaper) - August 10, 1838, Bloomington, Indiana We an Mon Sci woos Serar a wow by bin Uuno. Toni. 3.bloomiivotoiv, Fri Alt August 1888. No a a a edited and published Vbry Frida by m. L. Deal. Office on main Cross, first door West of maj. Hight s. Terms. Two Dollare in Advance two fifty in six months and three at the end of the year. No paper will be discontinued until in arrearage Are paid up. Avertisement9 6t ten lines or less will be pub list a three weeks for one Dollar and 25 cents for each additional insertion. All advertisements must be marked with the number of insertions or they will be inserted till forbid and charged accordingly. The Cash must Invar Vimy accompany advertisements from a distance or they will not receive Atten Tion. All letters and communications addressed to the editor must be free of postage. No variation whatever need be expected from Toliese terms. List of agents. The following Giitl Nien Are requested and a i to act As agents to receive subscriptions Iob work advertising amp a. And receipt for same. Thomas c. Johnson Spencer. La. H. H. Throop Mill Grove la. Samuel. H. Siva the howling Green la. Lohn part Frodo Tiia Indiana. We. Herod Esq. Chi thus la. E g. Way Mas martinis Lorg la. D. A. Rawlings new Albany la. J. S. Irh in Louisville by. May i Arkens Birg Montgomery co. La. We s. Roberts efuj., Nashville a. Or. 1. 1. Maxwell Frankfort la. John , Jrees Casile la. George t Dunne q. Redford Indiana. From Luc go nil Rinani s Magazine for May edited by if. E. Jburton. F a fire of coi Ikin and my first kiss. By Wix Xiam e. Butok. Quot away with Thone in dior of a Liin sry Romance to lines like ifs of a Liili Folly has wove give me the wild Lam of i ii Kiil Hrc Athing glance and i he a him we Iii. It Lis in the first kiss Byron. Tin hit ii of Ilic above Well Iii own lines is in Ilou Billy i Limuli Aiichi Writy in Imit tors connected Willi ii Couil of i Iii a t i have the Hardihood to Luncy that the whole of fit above stanza is but Sweet sounding none Iii. What does the poet mean by q wild i la Ait if a Iii cd and we know f rom Oei hence thai the Iii he Vuini Ted Quot first kiss if love Quot is Selloni More Linn a sneaking cowardly note incl of deut a by the masculine and if not positively of Osei. For decency s Sake by the Quot Iai tire Quot i it hat least chilled by the icy lady s lips. Allowing every proper latitude a Iii s up to in that Shu resigns her Basial with the honest collide acc Ofa reciprocating Lovo still no female ran to so disguising by bold As to return the warm mess Iii of her Lover s lips at the hrs attack a if she does she ought never to have a second kiss and if she docs not where can the pleasure be Quot the rapture of Tho first kiss of love sounds Well and looks i Etty on paper but in sober eau Stross it con to but prospectively Nice and like the first plunge into the cold Stream is but to be i lured in Cotis adoration of the Delight afterwards to ii attained by fre sent practice. Kissing Hud a heavenly origin it commenced in i Aradio. Adam newly awakened from that Sweet i Leep wherein to lost his rib opened his eyes and Luat his heart lie immediately invented the Ecta Tir custom and his discovered Joy in the first morn of the first icon a feasting heartily upon , and Ai Bronia before he asked iter to breakfast or perhaps he agreed with sir Philip Sydney who prettily terms a kiss Quot the breakfast of Milton says Jur filial Fiher smiled with Superior love As Jupiter on Juno Iii Ilfe when he Imp eggs the Clouds that shed May Hiowt , and Prest her Matron lip Willi kill Pixie. is an attribute Peculiar to humanity a Lone. Man has been termed a Cachin Nastory animal but apes Grin and mow and hyenas laugh. A no Jern savant has turn cd Man Quot a lipid with a breeches pocket the australian Kangaroo claims the Hame Del ignition. Kissing then is the divinity of our nature it it Ruo know of nothing that a Able to participate in this our exclusive privilege. Doves jail i d Coo but their a cd pickings and the Biti cannot in termed Kis ving 1 should As soon tlfllw5p\.hj>, Iii Siim her calf w Lien she licks the Iii Ock Turtle Killion Ollie incipient veal. Very rhyme grinder and Moon struck maker of verbose Jingle raptures Vor tie luxury of the kiss. Some of the utter such nonsense that they deserve never to strike this key note of the music of luvs. L Mph Hunt in his Amintas has Given us one of Tho prettiest prices of lip a ervice and it a Ell it in rom acquaintance. Phillis a shop herders has been Btung by a Bee Sylvia her died Pucka the Poison from her Check a whereupon Iho love sick Swain observes 1, who till Hen had Nevei had a wish 1 fond lib funny sweetness of her Oyes or her dear Dulcet words More Dulcet far than the soft murmur of a humming Stream i looking ii Way among t e pebbles ones or Feu inner airs that babble in the leaves Felt a new wish move in me to apply Quot Quot 7 his Mouth of mine to Lieth and so becoming crazy and plotting an unusual Art with me but it was Luve a i did Bethink nil Ofa Genii a stratagem to work out my new wit 1 made pretence aft in a Heo had bit my unit Ier lip and of full Olamen Tationa Tofau Casort i Liat the which i dared Noatak with word of i North i asked for with my up it the simple Sylvia than comp Sioning my pain Irti r d to give her help to Ilia Prelc Neil wound. And of the real and the mortal wound which pierced into my being when her has came on mine never did Bee from Flower i Ute sugar so divine As was the Honey that i gathered then. From those twin roses fresh. But while into my Boom a Core the Sweet near. Mixed with a secret Poison did go Down. It pierced me so with pleasure that Atill feigning the pain of the Bee s weapon i contrived that More than once the enchantment was repeated. This was pretty pastime in the Golden age but indies now a Days sting us to the heart suck our souls from our in Lieb and Seldom think of mending the mishap with a kiss. There Are eight sorts of kisses mentioned in the scriptures a la Oan kissed Jacob with tote kiss of affection. Genesis chapter xxix 13.�?naomi kissed her daughter in Law with the kiss of malediction Ruth chapter i., 9.�?david kissed Jonathan with the kiss of salutation see Samuel i., chapter xx., v., 41�?david greeted his son Absalom with a kiss of reconciliation Samuel ii chapter xiv., 33.�?the kiss of subjection is enforced in the second psalm 12.�?the kiss of wantonness is mentioned in the seventh chapter of proverbs 13.�?judas exhibited the kiss of treachery Matthew chapter xxvi., 49�?and Mary Magdelene kissed the Saviour s feet with the kiss of humility in the seventh chapter of Luke 38. But who can enumerate the endless varieties of the kiss of the Many delectable variations of Basial enjoyment kisses Are the droppings of the Honey irom the hive of love the mingling of the heart s whisperings ambrosial breathing of conjunctive spirits communing through the portals of the soul. The father lifts his Bright eyed baby from the Mother s Lap and As the Hope of his future Days entwined the arms of innocent affection about his neck he kisses its Chubby Cheek and with tender care replaces the tender budding in its Mother s arms. The Brather greets his sister with a cold amp constrained kiss while youth who has been watching the door for half the Day would give his Birthright Lor the privilege that is slighted by fraternal love. The Gray haired Man exalts his hands above the curled head of his grandchild and while imploring the Blessing of the most High upon the Darling of his heart kisses its forehead and smiles through his tears of love. The burning kiss of deep auction that is stolen by the accepted Lover from the chosen of Hia soul exceeds not the intensity of the Mother s kiss bestowed upon her Sony the in Ace of her departed husband the lord of her Virgin heart the Monarch of her widowed love. Kissing the Vermeil lips of a Young and Lovely Cousin is a dangerous matter for a Young Man and when most to be desired is most to be avoided. Kissing a sister or a sister in Law or a Young step Moh or or a juvenile aunt is an affair of holy love but when emboldened by the License of a relationship n pretty bit of Cousin age Poi its up in a plump pair of Coral streaks and half Boyish by presents you with a Necta Reous smack with a wicked twinkle in her Eye As if rejoicing in the Liberty allowed a it is Odd if you do not feel a tingling in your blood and if the recesses of your coital Region Are not already occupied by the image of some far creature the chances Are that your Cousin steals away your heart. Ask any one of the numerous pairs of cousins who have and you will find if they have the honesty to confess that the silent eloquence of the lady s lips carried conviction to the husband s soul and taught him How to talk of love. 1 was thus co Zeneda of which More anon. I Trust that no spinster Reader no lady who has attained the uncertainty of a certain age and Pines for a Corner of Hymen s Saffron coloured Robe will imagine that kissing always produces affection terminating in Matrimony. It succeeds amongst cousins because it is not designed but it is a dangerous attempt Between comparative strangers Seldom ending in honest love for it destroys the reverence with which Naan delights to unwrap the Landorous sex. The Quot again Philemay Quot or kiss of each Given indiscriminately by the Early christians of the Aga me or love feasts Afler lusting for three or four centuries was wisely discontinued for fear of the consequences St. Epi Phenius tells us that when a Christian husband presented a newly Elk stud convert to his wife the strength of the new Comer s Faith was Asti Inaten by the of his sul Ute. Let it not to imagined that i in expat rating indico Rousky montaigne the Morali observes that Quot we boldly speak of killing wounding and betraying but we whisper our remarks upon the subject of kissing of Whiteii we should 8ieak without the least a kiss is the outward sign and inward visible Graco of Hearty love and place and heavenly Joy. 1 do not refer to the puerile to Ofa bashful Damsel s snatch Buss which comes against your lips like the visitation of an erratic june Bug in its evening flight nor the snobbery mouthing of the Hoyden who a ready to kiss every body i never countenance an Omni Buss a nor the Ziminy Ziminy nothingd�sse8 of the prude nor the noisy smack of the country wench nor the cold touch of the heartless coquette who suffers you to Prem Ber lips while her mind is flirting with another. Her Rick the author of the words of Quot Cherry Ripe Quot the prettiest Aad most a pull a Compline of Ever paid to idiot lips says in one Ofhie Sweet stanzas a a a other poem. The fire less customary kiss which some Tius Bao Dimitrow upon their wives and Young and pro it to wives too is a positive libel upon Hymen s prerogatives. Let inf Auis who know no Beuer Slober their delights a and rub together their immobile lips a let aged crones with Parchment Cheeks and withered lips and toothless jaws and eyes Quot dropping thick Amber and Plum tree gum defile the heavenly luxury of kissing by mechanical collision of their labial ties but let not a Man Quot whose blood is warm within Quot who references the master piece of nature s fairy hand insult the creature he is bound to love to cherish and protect by coldly pressing her Ripe and pouting lips. Many a warm heart has engendered thoughts which rising to the empyrean Quot make the Angels weep a Many a family has been rendered irremediable miserable Many a Black sin has been added to the foul catalogue of human fragility by the cold formality of a husband s kiss. Quot hell knows no fury like a woman scorned says the poet and innumerable instances Are on record of the and effects o jealous rage and the Potency of female revenge. Giovanni Battista Guarini who was born three Hundred years , largely upon kissing in his pastor fido a dramatic pastoral of some thousand lines the plot is founded upon a kiss Given to a rustic Beauty by a Swain disguised As a Nymph. His description of the Scono is pretty but too lengthy for transcription. The chorus indulges in some curious reflections upon kissing Tho Trai isolation of a part of which is Here presented to my readers a tis True the kiss which to the Vermeil Cheek All delicate is Given we own is Sweet but those who rightly judge Asye can judge. Blest lovers who have prov d it must declare that s but a lifeless kiss where the dear maid doth not herself with Joy return the kiss. But when the lips fan Ennior d pair most cordially encounter and the smack just when with Sweet revenge the god of love wounds either Mouth so charmingly resounds these Are True kisses where with honest will. As much is rendered Back As was received. Let the Nice curious Mouth refine Day kiss the forehead neck or hand twill Ever find no part of the Swoot maid who tastes the kiss. Can like the Mouth its grateful sense express for Here doth either soul with eager Joy. Rushing the kiss repay and with new fisc gives to the precious Kis inn rubies life. Pout your joined lips a then to Pink your kiss. In that one line Mesial Mort. But few persons know How to kiss they Rob the love Token of its Sikir proportion Bill tip half a a it were a and instead of a Mug Long kiss a kiss of youth and love Quot regale upon a cola and smack. Drayton a Post of Worth jul try rid Loalee these Ina Tchay Kiat a a the read its on Baom Imad Al Ltd Tion or of careless and languid love. He a to be a poor half Kisamos kill me quite a waa Ever Man thus serve do amid Mao Ocean of Delight. For pleasure to be starved. Alain chartier Olio was esteemed to be the father of French eloquence and flourished in the fifteenth Century had a Royal compliment paid him by Margaret wife to the Dauphin afterwards Louis i. She was crossing a gallery in the louvre attended by her maids of Honor when she espied chartier asleep in the recess of a Bay window the Princess stooped Over the Sleeper who was re Markal by ugly and kissed him. The ladies expressed their astonishment but Margaret silenced them by saying Quot do not kiss the Man but the lips which have uttered such Beau Laiful alack for the gallantry of modern Days Tommy Moore who says the prettiest things on love matters is not ugly but he is nearly sixty and consider ably grizzled yet i doubt if he was to fall asleep in Ohio of the anti Chambers at Huckin Liam Palace. If cite ii Victoria would kiss the lip it which have Quot uttered such Beautiful this elegant Irma in of Margaret was almost As Tho celebrated observation of the Dustman or Coal heaver who was passing along one of Tho streets in London when he saw the Bonu Wiful Dut Liess of Devonshire step into her Carriage. Struck with the brilliancy of her eyes he , Quot lord love them eyes marm do let Light my Pipo Ai kissing is and Ever has been omnipresent and Omni Farious. Vortigern resigned his kingdom for kiss and Mark Antony gave up the world. Shaks care with his usual skill has made the proud patrician of coi Ioli exc him at the sight of his Wiley of for a kiss Long As my exile Sweet As my revenge Byron and Lamb drank Gin and water White engaged in cumin Witton Ben Johnson Drew his from Tho wine cask but Massinger with a truer taste makes one of Hist re a a. Hrs. Wish to taste the nectar of his Lover s lip adding let me drink often from this living Spring to nourish my invention. Our respectable great i Ndini others and very great grandmothers must have indulged in the practice of kissing with a generality that quite oui shines the modesty of modern mailers. I Olyou Virgil 8ays,"the women of England not Only sol ule their relations with a kiss but All piers Una a in this cutuly and this ceremony they repeat Giitl touching them with their lips nol Only Wanh Gruel but without the least i he philosophic Erasmus melts into Lovo and playful thoughts to mentions kisses in one it his letters trom England he says 4jere Are nymphs Oftle a lovelies i looks Good Humoured and whom you would pref even to your favorite muses. Heie also prevail s a custom Oever enough to be Coati ended that wherever you come every one receives you with a kiss and who you take your leave every one fives you a kiss when you return kisses Ai Atn meet you. If any our leaves you Thev give you a kiss if you Roe flt any one the first salutation is a kiss. In Short who Rev a you go kiss a Ever where abound which my faustus once taste How a a is we it and now very fragrant thu it Are you would not Lika Solon with for ten year exile in England but would desire to spend Thuie the whole of your kissing hand it to Oil custom and is a Tensioned by Sudan As m of bring of to the gods t Lou the poor who Kia the Crown Hainds upon enter log the Tampli a. Tumua and psyche were adored to that Way Al no Tuil race red the tank Token of Vao cration. Hoomer own Tiona Priam a Isaiah the hand of Achillo Wpm by my Ching for the Demtd body of his son Hautor. Job and Solomon re lbs to the custom. The roman emperor gave Lhoir hands to be kissed by a their favorite courtiers but the minority party or position. Were obliged to be Content to touch the hem of he Loyal Robe with the right hand which they afterwards carried to the Mouth. Cortez found this custom established in Mexico where the conquered incas Solute him by touching the Earth with their hands which thy afterwards lifted to their lips. In England the Robles of the land upon presentation at court kiss the hand of the Sovereign most of the european potentates Are thus saluted but the King of Prussia never allows his Royal Fiat to be thus desecrated indeed strange notions of kissing pervade All Germany if a Young girl a i sad against her will it constitutes an assault of Tho most aggravated kind and tie of under May be severely punished it matters not How gently the affair be managed if the lady declares Hor non consent the Kisser is adjudged guilty. In Berlin the kisses connected with the ceremonies of the various religious sects were put Down by Royal authority. The arabs kit a i4ie eyes of their Brood mares but never Salute the lips a a Folie in wives. Catholics kiss the tip of the Pope s toe a custom introduced by the debasing tyranny the Loman emperors. Kissing the foot used to be an old Feudal tenure in Europe. Kollo the celebrated danish giant was required upon lie coming a of the French throne to kiss the foot of his Monarch but Rollo was n Radical and refused to submit to such a degradation. He was therefore allowed to perform the ceremony by Deputy and the grim visage Warrior who was selected for the officer performed it with such an ill Grace that instead of stooping his head to the Royal Foo he raised theft a get so High that the most sacred Monarch fell to the ground amid the ill suppressed laughter of the court for even , when Riley Plovish is food for fun. The cardinals of the holy Church have the prerogative of kissing Tho lips of the Queens of swin but Are not allowed to Salute the feminine French majesties in the same Vianner a although these gallic dignities Alio Quot enormous latitude and Sun by every Whis Quot keyed faced and moustached Money looking Nobleman to Salute her Cherry posters upon the Honor of first introduction. In montaigne s time the matter was something worse for he declares that inc High born beauties had to offer their lips to 4he three valets in the Nobleman s Cotte however repulsive their appearance. Among Tho Many singular quid cities in the Quot Basia Quot of jul Hanics i Jeradus a Ian Nicolai us alias Secund is there is one exquisite Little bit that i cannot by without quoting. It is the original of a very Fine concello Iho origin of the red Rose. Venus has conveyed the Young Ascanius to the Pap i an Bower Quot Wilh shadowing roses the youth is sleeping and the goddess wishes to kiss Iii i Cherry lip. Tut fearing lest Mich fond excess Fjoy Miglini let reak Trio slumber of the beauteous boy on eve pay Rohe bid Ilia around Linin blow a Quot a Lam ii mid nectar d a a we lie bestow a a Iii Iii it Eracli 0 ,to/ttra/a<eica4rtoaivr, Uitich to a wait i Crit Toh the Atlo Ritli d sight. I have Pio Iri cil Quot Moie anon Quot about my a Nain a Ike ii first kids of love. Ilene in is at the age <1 so ii Elii was invited to one of my College vac icons at the country residence of my maternal Niit homely Good Nati Rcd Motherly widow possessing some half dozen sons and daughters with whom i had fish Iii but liitle acquaintance Siuch Thoday Sorour extreme Juveni Lity. I knew that my aunt lived in a delightful country abounding with game and on the bunks of River Quot full of fish so packing up my double barrelled fowling piece a bag of shot a Tunis Ter of powder my fishing poles and my tackle i started of with my of Avoisie Spaniel dido in of glorious sport. But the Bright eyes of my Cousin Maria smiled a Welcome 1 thought no More of fish or fowl. She was a Graceful Lively joyous creature with an of Ensi enal dash of the Rump in her manner but her ii aural Olit Enesa and Good sri Ife prevented her Hoyden tricks from being provoking. I it to was a bout eighteen. 1 a Hall not describe her. Let my male Cadt is imagine her resemblance to the Obj it tis of their Luvesa let my fair Pei users fancy a lie tween my Varia and their own Opin ii. I it of their looking Glass a elections and i shall be snip tied. Of course we All think Maria a Caim Ibl Calcite. My attentions soon became particular acid i i u Luw Days we Weie Seldom a founder. Tho a i Leci Uin of my shooting and fishing Pafk ointments excited Iho n in i ration of her brother a fix ies were made Lor la s s sort which i never attended Trout Pukmiel Nind Sibri Iii an graced the Larder he produce it my cousins Industry while Maria and i still cd through the Meadows by Tho liver Suie or a a lated Down the Mirtam in a Small and Era by Batteau belonging to the . Some Deer were reported in the Dicig Huboi Hood and although it was something too soon m the season a parly was made Lor their . Maria agreed to ride with be to Iho Placo of Lende Vous. To set Forth a Tallant cavalcade in All the exuberance of Youthful spirits but Muna tired Ere we reached the Deer walk and spite of the run inst ranges of my cousins and the sneers of my friends resigned All Chance of participating in the Gio Ruus s Ori and rent ipad by the six be of my fair enslaved. Andy to we never spoke of love nay she laughed at the earnestness Ltd my Devotion and ridiculed my habits of Home staying and neglect of my u a a toured Spott. 1 soon found that 1 was Over head and ears in love with my pretty Cousin and resolved to Tell her so yet no or could Muster up courage to disc Lom what 1 Tina goed to be my Leo rot but what the Little Gyp it Aey knew to be Tho Case a Leonoer than 1 did mys if. I used to sit and Gas at Hor wondering at the Deli pious blueness of Hor ayes to tip ii True Pulish of her brow and the tempting plumpness of bar a Berry lips lips to which would Haxe Mivy a a no of Jbv ii it a is to have Kisart. Indeed in to the kiss Bahai a Fiat last Tbs Soto Ohio Etc by 4ay to tights and my reveries by right. Mirk a Ufa Weru of roped for kissing they we re not Ibia Sli of flesh scarcely serving to cover the Palm guava nor the thick Rolls that dist guru Vic

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