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LETTER 107: CLARISSA HARLOWE, TO MISS HOWE

Thursday Night, April 13. I always lov’d writing, and my unhappy situation gives me now enough of it; and you, I fear, too much. —I have had another very warm debate with Mr. Lovelace. It brought on the subject, which … Continue reading

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LETTER 108: MR LOVELACE, TO JOHN BELFORD

What can be done with a woman who is above flattery, and despises all praise but that which flows from the approbation of her own heart?   But why will this admirable creature urge her destiny? Why will she defy … Continue reading

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LETTER 109: MR LOVELACE, TO JOHN BELFORD

And do I not see that I shall need nothing but patience, in order to have all power with me? For what shall we say, if all these complaints of a character wounded; these declarations of increasing regrets for meeting … Continue reading

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LETTER 98: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE TO MISS HOWE

April 12 I will pursue my melancholy story. Being thus hurried to the chariot, it would have been to no purpose to have refused entering into it, had he not in my fright lifted me in, as he did: and … Continue reading

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LETTER 99: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Mr. Lovelace, To John Belford, Esq; Tuesday, Wedn. Apr. 11. 12. You claim my promise, that I will be as particular as possible, in all that passes between me and my goddess. Indeed, I never had a more illustrious subject … Continue reading

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