What can YOU say in six sentences?
Despite that fact that any weakness or fainting could be perfectly well attributed to either grief or her condition Sophia Wade, widowed at the age of 32 when pregnant with her sixth child, was ashamed for she had hoped to show neither as she followed the coffin of her husband James into the church, and…Continue
Who am I?
Died at age 30
Published poetry (in 1846) with siblings under a pseudonym
Only one novel to my name.It’s hero – a ‘dark-skinned gipsy’ - remained ever-memorable.
Like most people I am not without my faults, the following is just a selection, one of which is, in fact. not true. I leave you to guess.
And I ask you list your own five faults plus one and challenge us to guess the one which is more slander than truth.
I never put things away immediately after using them
I can be supremely ungrateful when people give me a treat, such as a surprise birthday cake.
I am, apparently, stubborn (I didn’t know this but my…Continue
Found this photograph loose in the back of an album.
Written on the back ‘Scapa Haven Oct. 1997, Sunday lunch.’
Taken thirteen years ago in a house we no longer own.
Table, chair, jug and jar (with brushes ) we still have.
No idea where the painting is, my…Continue