What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
affection appeared arrived attachment attention Aubyn Augusta began Belgrave believe better called Catherine cause character Charles child circumstances comfort conduct considered continued countenance course dear desire doubt emotion endeavoured expected expression eyes fear feeling felt followed gave girl give given hand happy head hear heard heart hope hour human Hunter husband idea imagination indulgence interest kind knew ladies less living look manner Matilda matter means ment mind Miss morning mother nature never observed occasion offer once opinion passed perceived perhaps person poor possessed possible present proceeded received remark repeated replied respect scarcely seemed short side sigh smile soon sorrow speak spirit spoke suffering suppose sure talk tears tell tender thing thought tion took turned uttered walk whole wife wish young
Page 67 - But, hail! thou Goddess sage and holy! Hail, divinest Melancholy! Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense of human sight...
Page 25 - His to enjoy With a propriety that none can feel, But who, with filial confidence inspired, Can lift to heaven an unpresumptuous eye, And smiling say —
Page 109 - And from Shakespeare she gained a great store of information amongst the rest, that -'Trifles light as air, Are, to the jealous, confirmation strong, As proofs of Holy Writ.
Page 84 - But I'll do my best a gude wife to be, For auld Robin Gray is kind unto me.
Page 132 - No more of that. I pray you, in your letters, When you shall these unlucky deeds relate, Speak of me as I am ; nothing extenuate, Nor set down aught in malice...
Page 268 - Lord was not in the wind of human passion — not in the earthquake — not in the fire — but in the still small voice which comes when all these have passed away.
Page 239 - O that I had wings like a dove : for then would I flee away, and be at rest.
Page 247 - Habitual evils change not on a sudden: But many days must pass, and many sorrows; Conscious remorse and anguish must be felt, To curb desire, to break the stubborn will, And work a second nature in the soul...