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Mary Ann Evans

December 15, 2005

Oh the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling

safe with a person; having neither to weigh thoughts

nor measure words, but to pour them all out, just as

they are, chaff and grain together, knowing that a

faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is

worth keeping, and then, with the breath of kindness,

blow the rest away.

George Eliot

2 Comments leave one →
  1. dml permalink
    December 16, 2005 9:20 pm

    What a wonderful quote! But, sorry, who is Mary Ann Evans?

  2. Brian Miller permalink
    December 16, 2005 10:10 pm

    George Eliot is the pen name of the woman writer, Mary Ann Evans.

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