• verified badgejulisunkan posted an update in the group Love Letters 1 week ago

    Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811 – 1896) found immediate success and controversy with her first novel, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, written in 1852. Surviving that firestorm, she went on to publish eight more novels and dozens of short stories. She enjoyed a happy, albeit busy, home life with her husband, Calvin, and their six children. In this letter, wri…[Read more]

  • verified badgejulisunkan posted an update in the group Love Letters 1 week ago

    Sullivan Ballou wrote to his wife Sarah just one week before he and 27 of his close comrades and 4000 Americans in all would die in the battle at “First Manassas”.

    July the 14th, 1861

    Washington D.C.

    My very dear Sarah:

    The indications are very strong that we shall move in a few days — perhaps tomorrow. Lest I should not be able to write you a…[Read more]

  • Grace posted an update in the group Love Letters 1 week ago

    My Dearest Friend,

    …should I draw you the picture of my heart it would be what I hope you would still love though it contained nothing new. The early possession you obtained there, and the absolute power you have obtained over it, leaves not the smallest space unoccupied.

    I look back to the early days of our acquaintance and friendship as to t…[Read more]

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