Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Ellen W. Randolph Coolidge

one fatal stain1 deforms what nature had bestowed on us of her fairest gifts.

RC (Privately owned). Dft (MHi).
1Dft: “blotch.”
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Date Range
Date
August 27, 1825
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
Repository
(DCoolidge) privately owned by Mr. Harold J. Coolidge, Jr., Washington, D.C., 14 Feb. 1948; on deposit at ViU?
Quote Category