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Rules of Behavior: If You Can’t Say Something Nice…

Speak not injurious words, neither in jest nor earnest; Scoff at none, although they give you occasion. G. Washington’s “Rules of Behavior” as found in Stepping Stones to Literature: A Reader for the Seventh Grades (1898) Have you noticed that many of George’s rules have modern day versions? My father always said, “If you can’t

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