Daily Archives: April 15, 1732

LETTER 121: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE TO MISS HOWE

  Saturday evening MR Lovelace has seen divers apartments at Windsor; but not one, he says, that he thought fit for me, or in any manner answering my description.   He had been very solicitous to keep to the letter … Continue reading

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LETTER 119: MISS HOWE TO MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE

  Saturday. April 15 THOUGH pretty much pressed in time, and oppressed by my mamma’s watchfulness, I will write a few lines upon the new light that has broke in upon your gentleman; and send it by a particular hand. … Continue reading

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LETTER 147: MISS ARABELLA HARLOWE, TO MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE

Harlowe-Place, Sat. April 15.  Sister that was, For I know not what name you are permitted, or choose to go by. You have filled us all with distraction. My father, in the first agitations of his mind, on discovering your wicked, your shameful elopement, imprecated, … Continue reading

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LETTER 120: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE TO MISS HOWE

  Saturday afternoon I DETAIN your messenger while I write in answer to yours; my poor old man not being very well.   You dishearten me a good deal about this man. I may be too willing from my sad … Continue reading

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LETTER 139: JOSEPH LEMAN TO ROBERT LOVELACE

He acquaints Mr. Lovelace of the prosecution intended to be set up against him, by his masters, for a Rape upon Miss Betterton, whom, by a stratagem, he had got into his hands; and who afterwards died in child-bed; the … Continue reading

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