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Quotation by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
... aside from the financial aspect, [there] is more: the life of my work. I feel that is all I came into the world for, and have failed dismally if it is not a success.
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman (1852–1930), U.S. author. Infant Sphinx, letter #495, dated February 1, 1928 (1985).
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