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of cruelty to punish poor ignorant creatures for neglect of duties, which we have taken no means to induce them to perform.

Upon the whole, I think there is a very fair prospect of a better state of things being not far distant, when a government are found willing to recommend the crown to support a system of education for the people. I have lived in the reign of four sovereigns, and never remember to have read anything of the kind before. I have often lamented that the time of the legislature had been so much taken up in legislating for punishment, and cannot but feel thankful and gratified that they are now begining to turn their attention to prevention : and it is to be hoped that the good sense of men of all parties will assist in accomplishing this glorious work, to the utmost of their power, and that we shall be able to get rid of what is defective, and hold fast to that which is good.

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