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Romance and Reality. Beautiful Being (who is all soul). "How grand, how solemn, dear Frederick, this is! I really think the Ocean is more beautiful under this aspect than under any other!" Frederick (who has about as much poetry in him as a Codfish. "Hm — Ah! Yes. Per-waps. By the way, Blanche — There's a fella shwimping. S'pose we ask him if he can get us some pwawns for bweakfast, to-morwaw morning?"