Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

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  • William Babington

    William Hazlitt, in one of his many essays that used to be inflicted on long-suffering schoolchildren, reminded his readers that ‚Äúposterity are by no means as disinterested as they are supposed to be. They give their gratitude and admiration only in return for benefits conferred. They cherish the memory of those to whom they are…