Adventures and Letters
mother BUT THE DEAREST WOMAN IN THE WORLD, and the one who loves her
so, and in so wonderful a way. She is beautiful beyond all things human I know. If ever a
woman deserved a beautiful daughter, YOU DO, for you are the best of mothers, and you
know how "to care greatly."
Good-night, my precious, dear one, and God keep you, as He will, and help me to keep
you both happy. What you give me you never will know.