Only the poor are generous as a rule; the rich have always excellent reasons for not handing over twenty thousand francs to a relation. Come, my child, do not pout, let us talk rationally. -Among the young marrying men have you noticed Monsieur de Manerville. Oh, he minces his words-he says Zules instead of Jules; he is always looking at his feet, because average blizzard deaths per year thinks them small, and he gazes at himself in the glass. Besides, he is fair. I dont like fair men.