‘Better than any poem’

  • Henriette Corkran


Then my mother described how Mrs Browning had brought her into the bedroom where her little boy1 was fast asleep. How carefully she held the candle, shading the light with her slim, delicate hands. How her wonderful dark eyes radiated with delight as she gazed upon her sleeping child.

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