patin, though he rather slights it himself, tells us in one of his letters that it was very popular at Paris.
patin, when he entered the inn, would be satisfied to look at her and to compliment her politely and respectfully.
patin likened us to the Turks; and said, that having executed one king, we should probably hang the next.
patin's widow added fifty centimes, and the bird was given her in a little cage, which she carried away.
Three days after the wedding patin could no longer understand how he had ever imagined Desiree to be different from other women.
Fernel, though enthusiastically praised by patin, was probably hardly equal to Joubert.
It is indeed remarkable, that two coins having the same reverse, and the inscription pietas, occur in patin.
At p. 106, patin calls Fernel ‘le premier mdecin de son temps, et peut-tre le plus grand qui sera jamais.’
However, patin says, ‘sa philosophie franoise n'est pas mauvaise.’