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at the age of one hundred. I place her next after Lord Brougham's mother.
She is seventy-five, neat, tidy, delightful in her personal appearance; and in conversation, simple, interesting, and agreeable.
She affected me in the same way as did Wordsworth.
I thought that Providence should have brought them together as man and wife.
We talked of Scott and Lockhart.
Was it not strange that I should be put to inquire at a dozen doors in that village, to know where Miss Baillie lived?
In my vexae hours or more!—Basil Montagu; one of the sweetest men, with honeyed discourse, that I ever met. His mind is running over with beautiful images and with boundless illustration and allusion.
He has known as bosom friends Mackintosh, Coleridge, Wordsworth, and Lord Eldon; and he pours out his heart, as I freely mention their names, like water.
He has just published a charming little book, entitled, Essays and Selections; and he has given me a copy, in which he has written my name, with the affe