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The bright red corpuscles of the blood when leaving the lungs are rich with oxygen.. This is conveyed to all parts of the body as the blood circulates. Thus the wornout tissues are repaired. Upon losing the oxygen, the corpuscles become dark red. The venous blood returns to the lungs for a renewal of oxygen, and, as arterial blood, issues again from the lungs and heart for circuit of the body.

tis'sue ve'nous re new'al ar te'ri al cir'cuit

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“Truth may bend, but it will never break. Truth will ever rise above falsehood, like oil above water."

Cervantes.

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“ Temperance gives Nature her full ex ert'

play, and enables her to exert herself vig'or in all force and vigor." — Addison. tem'per ance “ The most manifest sign of wisdom is man'i fest continued cheerfulness." - Montaigne. an nounce

66 The bells that announce our birth in ter rupt' would seem to be interrupted by the knell

toll of the knell that announces our de cease'

death."

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car'bine suc'tion milli ner y piv'ot

muse seam'stress as par'a gus a noint' whale'bone

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To keep on patiently in the right direction is sometimes tiresome, but think how much it means to be right."

“ In great souls, despair awakens energy."

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WORD BUILDING

Te ne're (ten'tus] (tain) = to hold, to keep. Cor, cor' dis= a heart. Cycl (Greek, kuklos) = circle.

re tain'

“ You may take my house when you ob tain'a ble take the prop that sustains the house.” re ten'tive Sickness detains the boy from school. ab stain' 66 A discord itself is but a harshness sus tain'

of divers sounds meeting." Bacon. . de tain'

“ Nor shall glory be forgot, dis'cord

Where fame her record keeps.” record

The guests received a cordial wel. cor' dial

come and were royally entertained. tri'cy cle

“ When cyclones cease to sweep, the cy'clone earth will be a dead earth."

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su pe'ri or ar'gu ment sub mit judg'ment mod'es ty drudge drudg'er y com plain' cat'a ract Ni ag'a ra

“Strive not with your superiors in argument, but always submit your judgment to others with modesty.”

- Washington. 66 We wear out our teeth in the hard drudgery of the outset, and when we do get bread, we complain that the crust is hard." Scott.

The falls of Niagara form the greatest cataract in the world.

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lack'ey cir cum'fer ence car'bun cle ther mom'e ter query ra'di us

fellon

pe rim'e ter pi'ous

dia'= through. ba'ro (ba'ro8) = weight.
pe ri' = around.

ther mo' (ther mos')= heat. meter (me' tron)= measure.

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66 New occasions teach new duties;

Time makes ancient good uncouth; They must upward still and onward Who would keep abreast of truth.”

Lowell. The proprietor of the tenement ordered the occupants to vacate in order that alterations might be made.

“ Lost hope is a fatal disease.”

The tenor and soprano singers in the choir sang a duet.

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“Death betimes is comfort, not dismay.” “ And it sent abroad a sweet perfume

Which is floating round me still.” “ The skies look grimly and threaten present blusters.” — Shakespeare.

“Beauty of form is naught: beauty of soul is everything.'

The sun radiates heat.
“ Love never exhausts itself by giving.”
“ Riches diminish, wisdom increases,

by use.”

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“ Always do as the sun does, - look at the bright side of everything: it is just as cheap, and three times as good for digestion."

“ The truth shall make you free." - Saint John.

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