Daily Archives: May 3, 1732

LETTER 164: MISS HOWE, TO MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE

Wedn. May 3. ¬† I am¬†astonished that my mother should take such a step—purely to exercise an unreasonable act of authority; and to oblige the most remorseless hearts in the world. If I find, that I can be of use … Continue reading

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LETTER 171: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

( In continuation )   WELL sayest thou, that mine is the most plotting heart in the world . Thou dost me honour; and I thank thee heartily. Thou art no bad judge. How like Boileau’s parson I strut behind … Continue reading

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LETTER: 170 MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

Wednesday, May 3 WHEN I have already taken pains to acquaint thee in full with my views, designs and resolutions, with regard to this admirable creature, it is very extraordinary that thou shouldst vapour as thou dost in her behalf, … Continue reading

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