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  • By Dora Greenwell (1821–1882) ‘A sword shall go through thine own heart.

    The Blade of Grass

  • "Her subtile and tender spirit," as Dora Greenwell has remarked, "seems to move across his heart, to woo and to caress it to peace and goodness, to call out its deepest concords, as the hand of the skilled musician moves across his instrument, knowing well each fret and chord of the sweet viol he doth love."

    The Friendships of Women


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