Archive for the ‘Anna Sewell’ Category

Every man must look after his own soul; you can’t lay it down at another man’s door like a foundling

Sunday, May 30th, 2010

Of course they don’t go to the bottom of it, or they would see if they never came for a cab it would be no use your standing there; but people don’t always like to go to the bottom of things; it may not be convenient to do it; but if you Sunday drivers…

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If a thing is right, it can be done, and if it is wrong, it can be done without

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010
black horse

Anna Sewell’s one and only published book was Black Beauty. She wrote it while in declining health, in her early to mid 50’s, publishing at the age of…

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