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I perceived, as he approached me, that Saying this, he threw himself with his face this man was of the Indian race. His glossy on the sand, and with his hands pressed hair, copper colour, flattened forehead, and the earth as if he wished that it might open eyes that seemed to feek each other, all to conceal him. My soothing expreffors, beipoke his origin. I observed him in and all the signs of fenfibility and compaffion Gerice ; and he, without speaking a single that I evinced, obliged him, at laft, to rise ; word, continued his work Presently, he but I could not exiort another word from made a great whole in the sand : in this he him, and, at the approach of night, I retir. pet a great quantity of dry wood, which ed, my heart impressed with melancholy. he kindled, and which foon became a fierce Deeply affected as I was by this advenfame. Over this he placed the fish he had ture, I took care, however, not to mention just caught, sprinkling over it a little falt it to any person ; but I was determined to and allipice, and plenty of citron juice; and, fee Okano again, and to prevail upon him, when the fish was will broiled, he spread if potable, to gratify my curiosity. Neverit over a large banana leaf, with a heap of theless, I was cautious not to betray too bananast, and invited me to eat. This in much eagerness, left I should render him vitation was the firft speech he addressed to mitruftful of me. The next day, I wanted me ; for he had hitherto acted as if he had till it was fo:newhat late before ) repaired been quite alone. An air of frankness and again to the same place ; and that day I simplicity, as well as the delicious appear; would not even put any questions to the ance of his repaft, would not permit me to Carib. But I presented him fome tobacco refuse the good favage. I confess, too, that leaves and different fruits, which seemed I never eat more excellent tih. My appe- to please him much. The following days, tite delighted my hoft, and he appeared so I returned familiarly, and began to accuiton well satisfied with me, that, when we had him so well to my presence, that he would finihed our meal, 1 ventured to ask him now hardly begin his evening repaft till I arsome questions.
rived. “ Every time, however, that I again * You are a Carib,' said I.- Ah! yes,' enquired his history, he kept a profound answered he, his head dropping on his "filence: he wept; he made signs to me, breast, and tears swimming in his eyes. with his hand, not to urge him ; and he af. Then he suddenly rose, and looked round, ten threw himself, as before upon the as if apprehensive of being heard. My ground. friend,' added I, ? how long have you lived One day, when I went to visit him at here?' • Three years,' he replied : ' the an earlier hour than usual, I did not find degroes of the neighbouring plantationis him ; and I spent the whole afternoon es. bring me bananas and tobacco : and, in re- pecting iim, in vain. His hammock as turn, I give them a part of my fish, and still suspended, and his calabalhes in the fame forne calabathes that I carve for them.' order. Not a single thing was inifing in
• Where did you live before you came his hovel. The next day, and many days here ?' At this question he uttered a deep after, I still fought for him in vain. Okano figh, and his tears began to flow again. appeared no Many reports were • But tell me at leaft your name,' I conti there spread of the death of this unfortunate nued. - My name! My name ! replied Indian. The negroes who loved him, were he, with an air of wildness: You mall exhausted in conjectures. Some supposed know it ; but never mention it while I in- that the Zombiest had carried him off; habit this spot. My name is Okano' others, that he had killed himself; and
N 0 T E S. others, with greater probability, that he had ed to a variety of very useful purposes; and been devoured by a Mark or an alligator, ferves to make cups, ladles, and many other At last, my health being firmly re-establitharticles of household furniture ; for cafes to ed, I left the plantation of my excellent put divers kinds of goods in, as pitch, ro- friend, without being able to discover what fin, &c. The Indians, also, both in the ' was become of the unfortunate Okano. North and South Sea, put the pearls they (To be concluded in our next.) have fished in calabashes, and the negroes
A Bit of Blood. on the coast of Africa do the same with their gold duft.' The fmaller calabzthes are also N the annexed plate, we have endea. frequently used by th-fe periple as a mea. voured to describe a bit of blood to our sure, by which they sell their commodities readers, as we have conceived it to be both to the Europeans.
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te species, and now we sed, will certainly come down one day or : fully to explain our another, whereas one that has fallen (and deas of horseraen and scarified himself pretty much) never will ral.
again if he can help it i so long milled by the Spavins, splints, corns, mallenders, famanship adopted, and lenders, &c. &c 'being all curable, are bed by Newcastle, La neath your notice. A few of these little in
Berenger; so infatu. firmities in your ftable will be always a | tricks of Sir Sidney subject of conversation, and you may, pernded by the airy coolhaps, now and then want one - It m'll like
his imitators, that it wile justify you to your lady, in emellishing ifficult talk to convince your book-case with Bracken, Gibson, Bartis wrong.headed age, lett, and Griffith's-excellent authors in first mentioned gentle. their way, and extremely useful !- for you of the latter, are en- will have no occasion to be sendling for an , and calculated mere apothecary upon every trilling ailment in of his majesty's most your family ; but will know yourself how ects. We shall there to make up a good stout and effectual dose ove, in the course of of physic for your wife or servants, in the we Aatter ourselves, to gooseberry season, and at the fall of the love mentioned authors leaf.
all their opinions upon I would recommend a long tail, if it is to ince of horseinanthip; be had for love or money ; if that is not to of the proud animal be got, buy a horse with a rat tail, if possiind ill-founded ; that ble, though inferior in point of convenience :1, and the Flemih to the former, there is a je ne scai quoi of ich horses as never ex. comicality about it, that inclines us to merri.
We do meet with a ment whenever it makes its appearance. ut resembles their de. There is to be fure one inconvenience atdangerous in the ex. tending long tails in summer (when the poor
animals have most need of them) and that ruth, that our breed of is, horses full of grals are very Tubject to ned in our last Maga- scourings ; in this case by all means ride enerated ; but indeed your horse with his tail in a bag, or else he llen off proportionably; may annoy you. Mind the attitude of the
seen but bred horses; buman bit of blood we have given you as a very Shop boy, every model, how elegantly be lits his horse ; and very taylor's journey. above all thin 10 ke notice of his heels, bit of blood, as heauti- just in his hor. "inhoulders ; for no doubt, plate annexed. —A bu by spurring at your beast's body, five times nd well may they be in lix, your labour is loftmif you are a short r flesh nor bone have man, you spur the saddle cloth - if you are
leggy, you never touch him at all-and if : dangers do we incur middling, you only wear out your own our horses? The piti- girths, without your horse being a bit the gs of this age fly into a better for it. fight of a pockét hand In the course of these Magazines we will mount a good dray. endeavour to carry our readers through ail vill not alter your route. Geoffrey Gambadoe's observations and rei, and he will stop it, marks, during the whole time of his serving ead or your leg -- or fall as principal in his own inimitable academy ach, and he will carry for grown horsemen ; for the present we t it ?--but more upon muft content ourselves by having explained e begin to treat about to our readers a bui oj blood, both of the huans of stopping head man and brute fpecies. which shall be in our
Account of a young Maid's Wedding. I are about to make a HE beautiful heiress, Anna Maria, is : menages, repositories, a native of Northumberland, but has r (vulgarly speaking) for some years refided in Hampshire She metropolis, buy a i is not eighteen years of age, perfectly genia Jescribed in this place) teel, with an irrelisible grace in all her moyour way: the best bit tions, fair to excels, her firie blue eves is that ever was cros- bcaming with intelligent sweetness, auburn