How to debauch your friend’s wife

#Retired Bloke Quote

“A man, indeed, is not genteel when he gets drunk; but most vices may be committed very genteelly; a man may debauch his friend’s wife genteelly; he may cheat at cards genteelly.”

James Boswell 1740-95

Scottish lawyer; biographer of Samuel Johnson

The Life of Samuel Johnson (1775)

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