She had a superstitious dread of lightning; and there is a story of her dressing up her maid in her own clothes to attract the bolt intended for herself. ... I fully believed that, if I had called for a slice of broiled rhinoceros with cobra sauce, it would have been brought to me on the instant. ... See Townsenda#39;s a#39;Manual of Dates, a#39; andanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Eclectic Magazine|
|Author||:||John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell|