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This gentleman was naturally of an atrabilarious temperament, and much troubled with those phantoms of indigestion which are commonly called blue devils.

Thomas Love Peacock, Nightmare Abbey

Pax Hominibus Bonae Voluntatis by Aleister Crowley in International, Dec 1917.

“The other day I came into a fortune, and went to buy a necktie. The young man (or should I say gentleman) who accommodated me in this matter was English, and remembered me in those days of glory when I wandered in Bond street, and bought as many as three neckties on the same day.” [via]