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    Nothing could add to the shudder of going into the house, and she seemed so grieved and frightened that my heart was touched, and I was sorry for her that we had ever met.
    —Jane Grey Swisshelm (1815–1884)

    It is an old adage, “All is fair in love as in war,” but I thought not of general laws, and only felt a private grievance.
    —Jane Grey Swisshelm (1815–1884)

    Ae spring brought off her master hale,
    But left behind her ain grey tail:
    Robert Burns (1759–1796)