A pupil of the Abbe Sioord gave the following extraordinary answers : What is gratitudo ? Giatitude is the uiemory of the hoart What is hope ? Hope is the blossom of happinoss. What is the difference between hope and desire ? Desire is a tree in leaf, hope is a tico in flower, and enjoymeut is a tree in fruit. What is etornity ? A day without a yestordny or to niirrow - a line that has no end. SVhat is God ? The necf.'nsiiry being', the aun of eter nity, the machinist of nature, the evo of Jusüee, the watchmaker of the utiiverse, the soul of tho world.