Are you laughing in your sleeve? --MacAlister, answered Stephen, would call my esthetic theory applied Aquinas. I was invited--with no visible connection--to repeat afresh Goody Gosling's celebrated mot or to confirm the details already supplied as to the cleverness of the vicarage pony. Father Arnall suddenly shut the book and shouted at him: --Kneel out there in the middle of the class. But, saith the historian Socrates, the providence of God provided better than the industry of Apollinarius and his son, by taking away that illiterate law with the life of him who devised it.