1. Grab the nearest book.
2. Open the book to page 123.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the text of the next 4 sentences on your LJ along with these instructions.
5.Don’t you dare dig for that "cool" or "intellectual" book in your closet! I know you were thinking about it! Just pick up whatever is closest.
[6. Optional: tag five people.]
(giving thanks that the instructions say to post the four sentences AFTER the fifth sentence, 'cause that sucker was a whole massive paragraph by itself!)
Yes, they were eventually married, but the letters they exchanged after that seem to have been lost. Just eight are on record, in which she addresses her husband as "My dearest heart"; and in one she says, "Can you tell me when you intend to come home? Would you would, I should take it mighty kindly. Good dear, make haste; I am as weary as a dog without you.