The Strength Of A Woman: James Howell

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One hair of a woman can draw more than a hundred pair of oxen.

James Howell ?1594-1666

Familiar Letters book ii, letter 6
The image is Bathsheba with David’s Letter by Rembrandt via Wikimedia

 

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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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