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And some want to be edified and raised up, and call it virtue: and others want to be cast down,--and likewise call it virtue.
I suppose our police are greatly edified when they open these interesting and--and--superfluous letters.
I tell you, trapper," said Paul, who was very little edified by the morality with which his associate saw fit to season their repast, "that, every day while we are in this place, and they are likely to be many, I will shoot a buffaloe and you shall cook his hump