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" I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant do my best qualities appear ! My vanity would be greater if I had not been placed so near you ; and yet my pride is our relationship. I had rather not live than not be the daughter of such a man/ "
The Life and Times of Aaron Burr: Lieutenant-colonel in the Army of the ... - Page 539
by James Parton - 1858 - 696 pages
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 50

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, John Holmes Agnew, Kinahan Cornwallis - American periodicals - 1857
...necessary to make me worship you as a superior being ; such enthusiasm does your character excite in me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant...not live than not be the daughter of such a man.' — ThatJasia Burr Aleloti to her Father, Aaron Surr. It is very certain that the devil is not in this...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 50

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, John Holmes Agnew, Kinahan Cornwallis - American periodicals - 1857
...would be greater, if I had not been placed so near you ; and yet my pride is our Literary Notices. 513 relationship. I had rather not live than not be the daughter of such a man.' — TheuJasia Burr AUton to her Father, Aaron Burr. It is very certain that the devil is not in this...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 29

Henry Mills Alden, Frederick Lewis Allen, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1864
...me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant do my best qualities appear ! My vani- | ty would be greater if I had not been placed so near...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Mr. Madison was President then. In other days her father had been on terms of peculiar intimacy with...
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Famous Americans of Recent Times

James Parton - United States - 1877 - 473 pages
...necessary to make me worship you as a superior being ; such enthusiasm does youi character excite in me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Mr. Madison was President then. In other days her father had been on terms of peculiar intimacy with...
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FAMOUS AMERICANS OF RECENT TIMES.

JAMES PARTON - 1867
...necessary to make me worship you as a superior being ; sucli enthusiasm does your character excite in me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Mr. Madison was President then. In other days her father had been on terms of peculiar intimacy with...
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Famous Americans of Recent Times

James Parton - United States - 1867 - 473 pages
...you as a superior being ; such enthusiasm does your character excite in me. When I afterward rev«rt to myself, how insignificant do my best qualities...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Mr. Madison was President then. In other days her father had been on terms of peculiar intimacy with...
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OUR FIRST CENTURY: BRING A POPULAR DESCRIPTIVE PORTRAITURE OF THE One ...

R. M. DEVENS - 1876
...necessary to make me worship you as a superior being ; such enthusiasm does your character excite in me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Never had the worthiest and most virtuous of fathers so touching a tribute of love and reverence from...
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The National Memorial Volume: Being a Popular Descriptive Portraiture of the ...

Richard Miller Devens - United States - 1879 - 669 pages
...necessary to make me worship you as a superior being; euch enthusiasm does your character excite in me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Nevex-ftad the worthiest and most virtuous of fathers so touching a tribute of love and reverence from...
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The Friendships of Women

William Rounseville Alger - Friendship - 1879 - 416 pages
...qualities appear! My vanity would be greater, if I had not been placed so near you ; and yet my pride is in our relationship. I had rather not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Burr, on the evening before his duel with Hamilton, wrote to his daughter a long letter, in which he...
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The great events of the greatest century

R. M. Devens - 1883
...necessary to make me worship you as a superior being; such enthusiasm does your character excite in me. When I afterward revert to myself, how insignificant...not live than not be the daughter of such a man." Never had the worthiest and most virtaous of fathers so touching a tribute of love and reverence from...
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