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and that is a great deal better, —which being reported by the little girl to her inquirers, Oh yes!
they cried, you are the daughter of an infidel.
The childish age had a peculiar fascination for my
Ante, 2.115, 118. father, who often told his wife that if there was one thing he was fitted for, it was to tend babies.
I found several babies at Longwood, he wrote to her in 1870, and so
Ms. June 6. have not been wholly disconsolate on account of the absence of the dear little ones at Rockledge and Linwood Street.
I can stand being a grandfather to an indefinite extent, Ms.
Mar. 5, 1867, to F. J. G. he wrote after he had become one. Instead of feeling older, I shall feel all the younger for it.
Other people's infants, like his own, came to him without fear and of their own motion.
Seldom indeed was it that a sick, tired, or fractious child, once held in his strong and sympathetic embrace, did not become soothed and yield to his singing of Olmutz or the Portuguese Hymn.
t feeling that others, who did not know him so well, may think the picture too highly colored—which it would be impossible for me to make it, or, as I think, any other man, in respect of the qualities of which I speak Ms.
July 5, 1888, to F. J. G.:
Mr. Garrison's presence in the printing-office was like sunshine in a shady place.
The art preservative of all the arts is not commonly attended by many of the aesthetic graces, and the Liberator office was no exception to the general rule.
Lowell's description of it in his early days as dark,
Ante, 1.245. unfurnitured, and mean fitly characterized it until its removal to the Washington Building [on Washington, opposite Franklin Street], in 1860, when, for the first time, even the cheap luxury of gas was enjoyed.
But the poor and dingy surroundings were little heeded by those who served under its editor, who, from the master-workman to the office-boy, felt e'en drudgery divine in such service, and daily labor became a daily deligh