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Gambler, No. 10 [The Droubtful Desert]

“Plymouth is very plentifully supplied with water by a river brought into it from a great distance, which is so abundant that it runs to waste in the town.

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Gambler, No. 9 [The Wheel]

“‘The age is running mad after innovation; all the business of the world is to be done in a new way; men are to be hanged in a new way; Tyburn itself is not safe from the fury of innovation.’ It having been argued that this was an improvement.

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Gambler, No. 8 [My Trip to the Lake]

“It is therefore not a sufficient vindication of a character that it is drawn as it appears, for many characters ought never to be drawn” — Samuel Johnson…

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music for the moment !

music for the moment a pic and a song is better than a thousand words !

Gambler, No. 7 [Battle Born]

“Sir, you know courage is reckoned the greatest of all virtues; because, unless a man has that virtue, he has no security for preserving any other.” — Dr.

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The Gambler Movie Review

Mark Wahlberg is actually pretty convincing as, Jim Bennett, a literature professor with a secret life as a high stakes gambler. It’s definitely one of his more layered performances. 122 more words

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The Gambler **1/2

“The Gambler” is one of those movies that has flashes of brilliance but it just not consistent enough for me to fully reccommend. I didn’t really get that passion or intensity that you might expect from a movie like this. 113 more words

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