The Mary Hamilton Papers : Letter from Mary Hamilton to George, Prince of Wales

Hamilton, Mary

The Mary Hamilton Papers

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Letter from Mary Hamilton to George, Prince of Wales, on her hopes for his future virtue; and her wish to avoid the society of 'M F'.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Hamilton hopes that the Prince will 'one day rise superior to the crowd around him...[and] be a bright ornament to the age he lives in...'. She refers to the Prince's conversation with 'M F' and states that 'she spoke not the language of her heart 'twas only the language of the world'.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Written Sunday afternoon.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>[Draft.]</p>

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