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At the bottom of this page you will find a few snippets of her writing.
After the baby is fed there are certainly five years spent in playing with the baby.
You cannot, it seems, let children run about the streets.
It is only for the last forty-eight years that Mrs Seton has had a penny of her own.
For all the centuries before that it would have been her husband's property--a thought which, perhaps, may have had its share in keeping Mrs Seton and her mothers off the Stock Exchange.
The waters of travel and adventure seem to break upon little islands of serious effort and lifelong industry stood in jagged column upon the floor.
In these piles of puce-bound volumes with gilt monograms on the back, thoughtful clergymen expound the gospels; scholars are to be heard with their hammers and their chisels chipping clear the ancient texts of Euripides and Aeschylus.
There are travellers, too, row upon row of them, still testifying, indomitable spinsters that they were, to the discomforts that they endured and the sunsets they admired in Greece when Queen Victoria was a girl.
A tour in Cornwall with a visit to the tin mines was thought worthy of voluminous record.