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  • Embitter it not, madam, with the remembrance of unavailing remorse.

    The Curate and His Daughter, a Cornish Tale

  • Speaking as if about another but transparently about himself, he wrote: “I know of one who had been very much a Stammerer, and no words can tell, how much his Infirmity did Encumber and Embitter the first years of his Pilgrimage.”

    Knotted Tongues


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