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Do you remember on what occasion Justine Moritz entered our family? Probably
you do not; I will relate her history, therefore, in a few words. Madame Moritz, her
mother, was a widow with four children, of whom Justine was the third. This girl ...
“Justine, you may remember, was a great favourite of yours; and I recollect you
once remarked, that if you were in an ill-humour, one glance from Justine could
dissipate it, for the same reason that Ariosto gives concerning the beauty of ...
He related that, the morning on which the murder of poor William had been
discovered, Justine had been taken ill, and confined to her bed for several days.
During this interval, one of the servants, happening to examine the apparel she
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An important book. Mary Shelley is methodical, but also swept up in the Sturm-und-Drang emotionality of the period. Her characters have motivations, psychological depth, passions. Read full review