Peirce later called the experience of dealing with the MPAA “devastating.”
Dear Mrs. Peirce, pray ask your son to stay here, whatever papa may say against it.
At the head of the procession walked the Rector and Mr. Peirce.
Why not get this young Peirce now, to put his money in with yours, and save you all the hard work?
For Peirce a doctrine could be perfectly clear and yet false.
Youve heaped coals of fire enough on my head, Peirce, if thats any consolation to you.
We must remember that Peirce was a pioneer in this movement.
Let us compare what is said about it by Professor Peirce a little later.
At last they heard of Mr. Peirce his arivall in ye Bay of ye Massachusetts, who brought passengers & goods thither.
Mudge hears Mr. Peirce is a single man—quite a young man—but has his mother living with him.