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Mrs. Joan Durbeyfield Quotes

Two of the best book quotes from Mrs. Joan Durbeyfield
  1. #1
    “There still faintly beamed from the woman’s features something of the freshness, and even the prettiness, of her youth; rendering it evident that the personal charms which Tess could boast were in main part her mother’s gift, and therefore unknightly, unhistorical.”
  2. #2
    ″‘Pooh – I have as much of mother as father in me!’ she said. ‘All my prettiness comes from her, and she was only a dairymaid.‘”