The Romance of Lady Isabel Burton, by Isabel Burton

Book I

Waiting

(1831-1861)

I have known love and yearning from the years

Since mother-milk I drank, nor e’er was free.

Alf Laylah wa Laylah (Burton’s “Arabian Nights”).

http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/b/burton/isabel/romance/book1.html

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