Queen Victoria Quote

What you say of the pride of giving life to an immortal soul is very fine, dear, but I own I can not enter into that; I think much more of our being like a cow or a dog at such moments; when our poor nature becomes so very animal and unecstatic.


letter to the Princess Royal, 15 June 1858; Roger Fulford Dearest Child (1964)

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What you say of the pride of giving life to an immortal soul is very fine, dear, but I own I can not enter into that; I think much more of our being...

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What you say of the pride of giving life to an immortal soul is very fine, dear, but I own I can not enter into that; I think much more of our being...

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What you say of the pride of giving life to an immortal soul is very fine, dear, but I own I can not enter into that; I think much more of our being...

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What you say of the pride of giving life to an immortal soul is very fine, dear, but I own I can not enter into that; I think much more of our being...