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"[...] Many nights she sat up, if I may be allowed the expression, conversing with the Author of Nature, making verses, and singing hymns of her own composing. She considered also, and tried to discern what end her various faculties were destined to pursue; and had a glimpse of a truth, which afterwards more fully unfolded itself. She thought that only an infinite being could fill the human soul, and that when other objects were followed as a means of happiness, the delusion led to misery, the consequence of disappointment. Under the influence of ardent affections, how often has she forgot this conviction, and as often returned to it again, when it struck her with redoubled force. Often did she taste unmixed delight; her joys, her ecstacies arose from genius. She was now fifteen, and she wished to receive the holy sacrament; and perusing the scriptures, and[...]."
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  • Paperback | 252 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.94mm | 376.48g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507679637
  • 9781507679630

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146 ratings
2.98 out of 5 stars
5 9% (13)
4 17% (25)
3 42% (62)
2 27% (39)
1 5% (7)
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