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LETTER 55: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE, TO MISS HOWE

Friday midnight   I HAVE now a calmer moment. Envy, ambition, high and selfish resentment and all the violent passions are now, most probably, asleep all around me; and shall not my own angry ones give way to the silent … Continue reading

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LETTER 18: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE, TO MISS HOWE

Sat. Mar. 4 WOULD you not have thought that something might have been obtained in my favour, from an offer so reasonable, from an expedient so proper, as I imagine, to put a tolerable end as from myself to a … Continue reading

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LETTER 17: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE, TO MISS HOWE

Miss Clarissa Harlowe, To Miss Howe .    My mamma, on her return, which was as soon as she had din’d, was pleased to inform me, that she told my papa, on his questioning her about my chearful compliance (for … Continue reading

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