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By J. H. Ingraham

ISBN-10: 1419112023

ISBN-13: 9781419112027

Today shall finish my servitude to poverty. as the coincidence of start has forged my lot inside of those wretched partitions, and made me fellow-prisoner with penury, accordingly shall I now not throw off my chains whilst i'll? Have I no longer a soul--a brain? Do I no longer imagine, think, act, communicate, like these whom males name noble? might I now not, even with nature, but develop into the builder of my very own name-- the carver of my very own fortunes? by way of the sunshine of the intense solar, i'll not be the slave of others! the `lowborn serf'--the `humble fisher's lad'-- the peasant, hind, and what now not, that suggests baseness of beginning and degradation of soul! No; henceforth i'm going to take my position one of the optimum of all of them, or depart my bones to bleach at the sand!

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At this crisis Kate's troubled countenance indicated a wavering purpose; and as Grace was fastening the hood beneath her chin, she laid her hand on her arm: "No, Grace, you must not. " she added, in a sad, irresolute tone of voice. "No, no! In ten minutes afterward you would be playing Niobe. " "I will send the token," she said, after a moment's struggle. "I will soon return with news of my success," she said, placing her hand on the latch of the door. "Go, then, quickly! " "'Tis light as noonday!

Kate glanced at what she had written, hastily run her pencil through it, and said, with a mortified laugh. " "And so put down what was deepest in your memory," said Grace, with a vexatious air. " "And you will find that each letter will act as a charm. " Kate now inquired in a lively tone. "I will find a Mercury both sure and swift," she said, folding the locket in the billet. This gage d'amour was oval in shape, of plain gold, with a chased rim, a little raised, enclosing an azure field, on which, in exquisite enamel, were inlaid the crests of Lester and Bellamont, joined together by two clasped hands: beneath was the sanguine motto, DURANTE VITÂ.

Very well, cousin, you may think what you choose," she replied; adding, in a tone and manner that left her cousin in doubt if she were not half in earnest, "but if I were in love with him, is he not noble in person? handsome, gallant, and brave? Why may he not be worthy a noble maiden's love? " "Out upon you, jade," said Kate, good-humouredly; "will you revile in this vein my noble Lester— compare him to a fisher's lad? Where is your pride of birth and rank, Grace Fitzgerald! " "I have both wealth and rank, and shall be my own mistress soon!

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