Tag Archives: July

LETTER 340: MR. BELFORD TO ROBERT LOVELACE

Wednesday, July 19.     This morning I took chair to Smith’s; and, being told, that the lady had a very bad night, but was up, I sent for her worthy apothecary; who, on his coming to me, approving of … Continue reading

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LETTER 339: MR. BELFORD TO ROBERT LOVELACE

  Tuesday night, July 18.  I am just come from the lady. I was admitted into the dining-room, where she was sitting in an elbowchair, in a very weak and low way. She made an effort to stand up, when I … Continue reading

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LETTER 299: FROM HANNAH BURTON TO CLARISSA HARLOWE

Hannah Burton, In Answer. Monday, July 3. Honored Maddam, I have not forgot to write, and never will forget any thing you, my dear young lady, was so good as to larn me. I am very sorrowfull for your misfortens, … Continue reading

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LETTER 301: FROM JUDITH NORTON TO CLARISSA HARLOWE

Mrs. Norton . In Answer. Saturday, July 1. Your letter, my dearest young lady, cuts me to the heart! Why will you not let me know all your distresses! —Yet you have said enough!     My son is very … Continue reading

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