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Apostasy by Charlotte Brontë

This last denial of my faith, Thou, solemn Priest, hast heard; And, though upon my bed of death, I call not back a word. Point not to thy Madonna, Priest,– Thy sightless saint of stone; She cannot, from this burning … Continue reading

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On the Death of Anne Brontë by Charlotte Brontë

There’s little joy in life for me, And little terror in the grave; I’ve lived the parting hour to see Of one I would have died to save. Calmly to watch the failing breath, Wishing each sigh might be the … Continue reading

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