Whilst in Prussia poets only speak of the love of country as one of the dearest of all human affections, here there is no man who does not feel, and describe with rapture, how much he loves his country.
On a very gloomy dismal day, just such a one as it ought to be, I went to see Westminster… (read more)
In the streets through which we passed, I must own the houses in general struck me as if they were… (read more)
I am very sorry to say that I rejoiced when I once more perceived the towers of Windsor behind me.
The joining of the whole congregation in prayer has something exceedingly solemn and affecting in it.
My landlady, who is only a tailor's widow, reads her Milton; and tells me, that her late husband first fell… (read more)
All over London as one walks, one everywhere, in the season, sees oranges to sell; and they are in general… (read more)
You see in the streets of London, great and little boys running about in long blue coats, which, like robes,… (read more)
In London, before I set out, I had paid one shilling; another was now demanded, so that upon the whole,… (read more)