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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 10th, 2018, 10:46 am

My Travels, A family story by Maria Hackett (1805 - 1887).
This is not a family history. Family histories are invariably dull and of interest to only a few who have a belief in, and are proud of, their pedigree. It is the story of the mother of a family who led a very eventful life and traveled many thousands of miles, at a time when to meet with a traveled person was exceedingly rare. (From Introduction)

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Post by pnagami » June 10th, 2018, 3:11 pm

Mary Ann,

May I please read chapter 1?

My best,

Pam
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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 10th, 2018, 5:56 pm

Sure Pam. Thanks for kicking us off.
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Post by BettyB » June 10th, 2018, 7:40 pm

May I read 2 and 3. Last year we were lucky to quickly visit Tasmania as we know it now. This will be very interesting.

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 10th, 2018, 8:30 pm

Betty,
Glad to have you on board for the trip!
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Post by pnagami » June 11th, 2018, 7:36 am

Hi MaryAnn,

Here is Chapter 1:

09:41

https://librivox.org/uploads/maryannspiegel/mytravels_01_hackett_128kb.mp3

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"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

Robert Louis Stevenson

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 11th, 2018, 6:16 pm

Thank you Pam.
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Post by NightRose » June 13th, 2018, 2:44 pm

I'll take the intro. I don't know why it's getting skipped if the chapters are being claimed chronologically, but I may as well claim it. This is my first recording, and I would like to be listed as NightRose.

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 13th, 2018, 7:36 pm

Night Rose,

Welcome to the project and welcome to LV! I've entered your claim. Your reader page is here: https://librivox.org/reader/12576

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Post by MissMarnee » June 14th, 2018, 12:35 am

Hi there!

I'd love to read section 4!

Many thanks,
Marnee

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 14th, 2018, 8:22 pm

And we would love to have you read section 4! Welcome to the project. :)

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 17th, 2018, 11:25 am

Thank you Betty!
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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » June 17th, 2018, 4:55 pm

Pam and Betty,

Thank you, Chapters 1-3 are PL OK.

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Post by pnagami » June 17th, 2018, 4:56 pm

Thank you, Mary Ann!

Pam
"Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm."

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