-" Why thia stant happy flow of spirits?" "No secret, doctor," replied the mechanio, "I have one of the best of vives; and when I go to work she always has a kind word oí encouragement fnr me, and when I go home, fihe meeta me vvith a emile and a bise, and tea is sure to be ready; and she has been doing so many tbinjis during the day to please me, and I cannot find it in my heart to speak unkiud to anybody." What an influence, then, hath woman over the beart of man to soften it, and make it tbe fountain of et;cerful and pure emotion ! Speak geniJy, then; a happy siniie and a kind word of greeting, ofter the toils of the day are over', costs nothing, and goes iar towarda rnali.?g a home bappy aDd peaceful.