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“... I will not let another mail pass without giving you a piece of information which will, I fear, seriously disarrange your hair if you have not a very tight elastic to your net, and cause Mr. Boyce's hat to be lifted several inches above his head, if it not a tolerably heavy one. It is neither more nor less than that I have been engaged for the last six months to Mr. Taylor ...”
Rachel Henning, English-born Australian letterwriter
(1826 - 1914)
Full name: Rachel Henning Taylor.