In London, before I set out, I had paid one shilling; another was now demanded, so that upon the whole, from London to Richmond, the passage in the stage costs just two shillings.
Westminster Abbey, the Tower, a steeple, one church, and then another, presented themselves to our view; and we could now… (read more)
You see in the streets of London, great and little boys running about in long blue coats, which, like robes,… (read more)
St. Paul's arose like some huge mountain above the enormous mass of smaller buildings.
I had almost forgotten to tell you that I have already been to the Parliament House; and yet this is… (read more)
As I passed along the side walls of Westminster Abbey, I hardly saw any thing but marble monuments of great… (read more)
The joining of the whole congregation in prayer has something exceedingly solemn and affecting in it.
My host at Richmond, yesterday morning, could not sufficiently express his surprise that I intended to venture to walk as… (read more)
My landlady, who is only a tailor's widow, reads her Milton; and tells me, that her late husband first fell… (read more)