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Helen Maria Williams

  • No riches from his scanty store / My lover could impart; / He gave a boon I valued more — / He gave me all his heart!

    • Helen Maria Williams,
    • "A Song," Poems ()
  • The night is dark, the waters deep, / Yet soft the billows roll; / Alas! at every breeze I weep — / The storm is in my soul.

    • Helen Maria Williams,
    • "A Song," Poems ()

Helen Maria Williams, English political letterwriter, poet, novelist

(1762 - 1827)