Quotation by Frances Burney

People who live together naturally catch the looks and air of one another and without having one feature alike, they contract a something in the whole countenance which strikes one as a resemblance.
Frances Burney (1752–1840), British author. The Early Journals and Letters of Fanny Burney, vol. 1, p. 69, journal entry, May 22, 1769, ed. Lars E. Troide, Oxford University Press (1988).

Burney quotes the conversation of her father, Dr. Charles Burney.
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