George Eliot

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“What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult to each other?”
(from the novel Middlemarch)

George Eliot, pen name of Mary Ann Evans, born on 22 November 1819.
She was a Victorian era English poet and novelist who chose that male pseudonym to conceal her gender so that people would take her literary works seriously.

But we have all a chance of meeting with some pity, some tenderness, some charity, when we are dead: it is the living only who cannot be forgiven — the living only from whom men’s indulgence and reverence are held off, like the rain by the hard east wind.”
(from the novella The Lifted Veil)

I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am loved. I am not sure that you are of the same kind. But the realm of silence…

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