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  1. What? Harry? Do you question “that noble generous openness?”

  2. Well, that wasn’t particularly why I picked out that quote, but since you mention it: it seems to me like a typically C18th-early C19th characterisation of Englishness which I can’t easily imagine anyone using today. It seems more like the way Australians like to think of themselves. Or perhaps Americans, for that matter.

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