Daily Archives: June 8, 1732

LETTER 234: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD

Mr. Lovelace, To John Belford, Esq;   I thought it was now high time to turn my whole mind to my beloved; who had had full leisure to weigh the contents of the letters I had left with her.   … Continue reading

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LETTER 225: MR. LOVELACE, TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Thursday morning, Five o’clock (June 8.)  Now is my reformation secur’d; for I never shall love any other woman! —O she is all variety! She must be ever new to me! — Imagination cannot form; much less can the pencil paint; nor can the … Continue reading

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LETTER 238: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

  It was now high time to acquaint my spouse, that Captain Tomlinson was come. And the rather, as the maid told us, that the lady had asked her, If such a gentleman (describing him) was not in the parlour? … Continue reading

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LETTER 229: MR. LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Mr. Lovelace, To John Belford, Esq;  A letter is put into my hands by Wilson himself— Such a letter!— A letter from Miss Howe to her cruel friend!— I made no scruple to open it. It is a miracle, that I fell not into fits … Continue reading

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LETTER 230: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE TO MISS HOWE

  Thursday Evening, June 8.  After my last, so full of other hopes, the contents of This will surprise you. O my dearest friend, the man has at last proved himself to be a villain! It was with the utmost difficulty … Continue reading

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