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Five Women Writers Tougher Than Hemingway

George Eliot was the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, a walking, breathing lesson in the power of having a single-minded will. Sure, other women were publishing under their own names by the time she wrote what some have called the greatest English novel, Middlemarch. But, ever a realist, she didn’t want her gender to get in the way of being taken seriously. She'd also been living with a married man for 20 years & didn’t want more trouble...

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George Eliot - real name Mary Anne Evans 1819-1880 was an English novelist, journalist and translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian Era. She wrote seven novels including Adam Bede, The Mill on the Floss, Silas Marner, Middlemarch and Daniel Deronda

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George Eliot statue - It is never too late to be what you might have been - George Eliot Secular Humanist

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The 25 Most Romantic Love Quotes You Will Ever Read. - Page 3 of 25

rest in sorrow; yes on occasion, but not for long or its annoying. minister eachother in all pain..or watch it and pretend its a bear and poke it as hard as you can with whatever object you find with a point? interestingly enough the reason matters. what i am sad about is what will determine my amount of sympathy, even the length of time sympathy will be given. to be one with eachother in silent unspeakable memores at moment of last goodbye; yes.

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Silas Marner - George Eliot

Silas Marner by George Eliot from sophomore English class. It beat the heck out of Julius Caesar, I remember that.

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Isyyspakkaus

Oh, my, how perfect and eloquently stated. I think having your identity stolen by deceit odds the worse thing ever next to suicide. I'm so mad that anyone else had the ability to destroy my identity in one act completely out of my control. I'm over it and I purpose and choose to forgive her but it sucks. Lol, so on with my life... *sigh*

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