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CHAPTER I
PRIVATE LETTERS 1838 - 1839

[Here follow the verses
" Sophy ! whose hand is now about to part,"
printed above, page 27].

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To Mys Payntev at Lord Aylaner's, Passy.
[BATH, postmarked July 27, 1839]

DEAR MRS PAYNTER,
It is now raining as hard as it can rain, but before half an hour is over, I will run up to your house and send you all the intelligence I can collect. Do not be uneasy or let Sophy be. The letter is written tho' she has not received it. And now for a funny story to amuse you, and quite apropos. First, however, let me premise that the Goddess of Memory is sometimes led by Love to stand atiptoe on one point, to look straight forward at one object, and neither to see nor think about the world below her. And now for my story, which perhaps may be as applicable to two as to one. A certain friend of mine, whose practice it was never to begin or end a letter as other people, do, nor to sign his name unless to one on business, wrote an epistle to a fair personage, every

1 Mlle. Yauline Garcia, Malibran's sister, made her first appearance at Her Majesty's Theatre on -May 9, 1839, in the part of Desdemona.

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