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The Nemesis of Faith

By Froude, James Anthony

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Title: The Nemesis of Faith  
Author: Froude, James Anthony
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Language: English
Subject: Literature, Literature & thought, Writing.
Collections: Classic Literature Collection
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I promised so long ago to write to you, dear Arthur, that by this time, if you have not already forgotten me, you will at least have begun to think it desirable to forget me as soon as possible, for an ungrateful, good-for-nothing fellow; but I am going to be very just, and pay heavy interest—and I think letter debts are like all other debts. If you pay them when they are due, they are taken as a matter of course, and without gratitude; but leave them till your poor creditor leaves off expecting, and then they fall in like a godsend. So I hope you are already delighted at the sight of my handwriting, and when you get to the end of these long sheets, which I am intending to fill to you, I shall be quite back again in my old favour. Perhaps, though, I am too sanguine; I have nothing but myself to write about, no facts, no theories, no opinions, no adventures, no sentiments, nothing but my own poor barren individualism, of considerable interest to me, but I do not know why I should presume it will be so to you. Egotism is not tiresome, or it ought not to be, if one is sincere about oneself; but it is so hard to be sincere. Well, never mind, I mean to be, and you know me well enough to see through me when I am humbugging. A year has gone since we parted; I have had nothing all this time to tell you, except that I was unsettled and uncomfortable, and why should I trouble you with that? Now you...

Table of Contents
· LETTER I. · LETTER II. · LETTER III. · LETTER IV. · LETTER V. · LETTER VI. · LETTER VII. · LETTER VIII. · LETTER IX. · LETTER X. · CONFESSIONS OF A SCEPTIC.

 

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