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Among families, so rich as to be above labour, the daughters are hurried through the routine of boarding school instruction, and a ...
Max Detweiler: I get a fiendish delight thinking of you as the mother of seven. How do you plan to do it?
The Baroness: Darli
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Of all cursed places under the sun, where the hungriest soul can hardly pick up a few grains of knowledge, a girls' boarding- scho ...
I would by no means wish a daughter of mine to be a progeny of learning; I don't think so much learning becomes a young woman: for ...
We have not the motive to prepare ourselves for a "life-work" of teaching, of social work--we know that we would lay it down with ...
So much of the trouble is because I am a woman. To me it seems a very terrible thing to be a woman. There is one crown which perha ...
In a world that holds books and babies and canyon trails, why should one condemn oneself to live day-in, day-out with people one d ...
... I was crying partly because I felt that this was expected of me, partly from genuine repentance, but partly also because of a ...
A noble company gathered to develop a society that would create harmony, love, and usefulness. Now I sit on the grave of great hop ...
... much less time should be given to school, and much more to domestic employments, especially in the wealthier classes. A little ...
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