Speeches by an Old Smoker
Disease, Medical Treatment, Gender
Addressing an imaginary friend, the old smoker offers advice on how to cure such complaints as gout and rheumatism, arguing that 'a wife', a 'ministering angel in the time of trouble', is the solution to the problem.
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