COMPLETE [essays] Life In the Sickroom by Harriet Martineau-rap

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Post by mightyfelix » March 13th, 2018, 10:39 am

I will take essay 5, please.
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Post by miss stav » March 13th, 2018, 10:57 am

Sure. Essay 5 is all yours.
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Post by mightyfelix » March 15th, 2018, 8:58 pm

I have just finished recording my section. You should have it within a week or so. Some very good stuff, here.

Incidentally, I claimed my section (Death to the Invalid), on the morning after a friend of mine had died, although I didn't know that until some hours later. I will be attending his funeral tomorrow. So this was especially powerful. During this sentence in particular, I was so overcome by emotion that I had to stop and take a few deep breaths before continuing:
The affections cannot exist without their objects; and our congenial friends--the brethren of our souls--therefore survive as surely as God survives.
Devorah Allen

Journal of Francis Asbury Traveling preacher, America
The Crook in the Lot Faith in the midst of trials
20th C. Negro Lit. Essays on African American issues
Insect Adventures Children NF
Faces in the Fire Essays on Faith

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Post by miss stav » March 15th, 2018, 9:42 pm

Wow, I join in your sorrow. Really. Be strong.
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Post by Sonichamy » March 24th, 2018, 9:57 am

I'd like to read essay 4, please.

Thanks!

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Post by miss stav » March 24th, 2018, 4:03 pm

Essay 4 is all yours. Have fun.
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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » March 24th, 2018, 7:13 pm

May I read the firsts essay? Would you like me to read the dedication as well?

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Post by miss stav » March 25th, 2018, 1:54 am

Hi Mary Anne,
it is so wonderful to see you here. Sure, the first essay is all yours. Please read the dedication as well. Have fun,
Stav.
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Post by mightyfelix » March 31st, 2018, 12:06 pm

Devorah Allen

Journal of Francis Asbury Traveling preacher, America
The Crook in the Lot Faith in the midst of trials
20th C. Negro Lit. Essays on African American issues
Insect Adventures Children NF
Faces in the Fire Essays on Faith

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Post by miss stav » March 31st, 2018, 12:34 pm

Thanks a lot. Would you like to read more from this book?
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Post by mightyfelix » March 31st, 2018, 8:52 pm

I will think about it. I do like it a lot. But I have a lot of other things to record just now, so I'm trying to work my way through the list. If I am able to get my recording queue down to a manageable level, I will check in again.
Devorah Allen

Journal of Francis Asbury Traveling preacher, America
The Crook in the Lot Faith in the midst of trials
20th C. Negro Lit. Essays on African American issues
Insect Adventures Children NF
Faces in the Fire Essays on Faith

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Post by Sonichamy » April 2nd, 2018, 9:04 am

Just finished section 4: Life to the Invalid

It's long, so whoever checks it has their work cut out. Thank you!

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Post by miss stav » April 2nd, 2018, 9:29 am

Thank you so much. How long is section 4? Would you like to continue with section 2 (or any other section from this book)?
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Post by calalilyuf » April 4th, 2018, 11:45 am

Hey, just wanted y’all to know that my computer crashed during the editing process and I had to set up my laptop for re-recording. I’m recording today but because I live by the airport, it’s the editing that takes the longest but hope to have it finished ASAP. If I hadn’t gotten the crazy idea to re-record everything using an English accent (which I learned for this reading since Harriet Martineau is English) I should’ve had this done over a month ago. I apologize for any delay and if my English accent sucks, I’ll Be happy to re-record it in my regular voice. Just invested so much time with the accent I figured I had to commit. :)
I’m reading sections 6 & 7 btw.
Thanks,
Suzie

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Post by miss stav » April 4th, 2018, 1:34 pm

Good luck and have fun.
Looking for an easy read? Try Mollie's Prince and Nature And Art. Want to read a civil war novel? Try Order Number 11. Like feminist fiction? Try The Heavenly Twins.

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