candlestick

October 1856-July 1857


The Collected Letters, Volume 32


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TC TO [JOHN A. CARLYLE] ; 25 June 1857; DOI: 10.1215/lt-18570625-TC-JAC-01; CL 32: 169


TC TO [JOHN A. CARLYLE]

[25 June 1857]

The poor grim moorland with its whinstone craigs,1 had become bright and serene to me. Like the tomb of a Loved Heart. Like a Portal of the Eternities2— hisht! husht!