Japanese dignitaries were disposed to be quite social, and shared freely and gaily in conversation. Nor did their knowledge and general information fall short of their elegance of manners and amiability of disposition. They were not only well-bred, but...
Japan Opened: Compiled Chiefly from the Narrative of the American Expedition ... - 第 104 頁
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