sickness. Her affection is very deep (for him), & she seems to be quite full of sensibility.
The mere fact of having a homely chat & exchanging thoughts on the wonders & horrors of life, is stimulating to me.
The verse: -
Ah love, could thou & I with Fate conspire
To grasp this sorry scheme of things entire.
Would we not shatter it to bits
And then remould it nearer to our hearts desire.
Appeals to me strongly.
On the one hand I feel
that there is wrong in alm that almost every part of our existence today is vitally