Daily Archives: June 23, 1732

LETTER 280: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

JUST come from my charmer. she will not suffer me to say half the obliging, the tender things, which my honest heart is ready to overflow with. A confounded situation that, when a man finds himself in humour to be … Continue reading

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LETTER 279: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

JUST come from the women. ‘Have I gone so far, and am I afraid to go farther?—Have I not already, as it is evident by her behaviour, sinned beyond forgiveness?—A woman’s tears used to be to me but as water … Continue reading

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LETTER 278: MR LOVELACE, TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

June 23. Friday morning.   I went out early this morning, on a design that I know not yet whether I shall or shall not pursue; and on my return found Simon Parsons, my Lord’s Berkshire Bailiff (just before arrived), waiting … Continue reading

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