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date: 20 September 2021

Dorothy Wordsworth 1771–1855
English writer 

  1. A beautiful evening, very starry, the horned moon.
    ‘Alfoxden Journal’ 23 March 1798; see Coleridge
  2. I never saw daffodils so beautiful. They grew among the mossy stones about and about them; some rested their heads upon these stones as on a pillow for weariness; and the rest tossed and reeled and danced, and seemed as if they verily laughed with the wind that blew upon them over the lake.
    ‘Grasmere Journal’ 15 April 1802; see Wordsworth