Bedfordshire Notes and Queries Volume 2

Bedfordshire Notes and Queries Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ... 3 sonnes and 5 daughters. They lived vertuously and died religiously). Shee in her widowhood like a true Turtle neverJoying after his departure till her dyinge Day.' In obitum D Edwardi Gostwyk Equitis et BaronettL Chronogr amma. Edvardvs Gostwyk Defvnctvs Est. = 1630 20 Die Septembris, Ann: Dom: Mdcxxx..33tat: 42, "In obitum selectissimse Dna!--Chronogramma. Adproperatqve Viro Conivngier Vxor Amato = 1633 6? Die Julii Ann: Dom: Mdcxxxiii. 2EteA: 42. Epitaphium. Eximium fidei exemplum et socialis amoris Gostwyki inscriptum nomine marmor habet, Vixerunt pietate pares nullisque secundi Alter in alterius totus amore fuit. Ille prior f ato cessit, ne eederet ilia Nec tamen ilia suo cessit amore viro. Ille ubi sex annos numerarat terque quarterque Anna, meos vixi dixit et occubuit. Ilia ubi complerat dilecti conjugis annos, Vixi Edvarde meos dixit et occubuit. Sic animis vixere pares cum conjuge conjux Sic vita atque animis occubuere pares. (Translation.) On the death of Sir Edward Gostwyk Knight and Baronet. Chronogram.-Edward Gostwyk died 20th September, 1630, aged 42. On the death of the most select Lady. Chronogram.--And the wife hastens to join her husband 6th July, 1633, Aged 42. As a bright example of fidelity and social love, this marble is inscribed with the name of Gostwyk. They lived equal in piety and second to none. The one was quite wrapt up in the love of the other. He first yielded to fate, that she might not yield. She, however, was not a whit behind her husband in love. He, when he had numbered both thrice and four times six years 42, said, ' 0 Anna, I have lived out my days' and fell asleep. She, when she had completed the years of her beloved husband, said, ' 0 Edward, I have lived out mine, ' and fell asleep. Thus they lived...
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  • Paperback | 102 pages
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
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  • 1236589106
  • 9781236589101