Dolley Madison

Dolley Madison

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Author Profession: US First Lady
Born: May 20, 1768
Died: July 12, 1849
Birth Sign: Taurus

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Two messengers covered with dust come to bid me fly, but I wait for him.

And now, dear sister, I must leave this house or the retreating army will make me a prisoner in it by filling up the road I am directed to take.

It is done... the precious portrait placed in the hands of the gentlemen for safe keeping.

At this late hour a wagon has been procured, and I have had it filled with plate and the most valuable portable articles, belonging to the house.

Our private property must be sacrificed.

Disaffection stalks around us.

It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people's business.

When I shall again write to you, or where I shall be tomorrow, I cannot tell.

I am accordingly ready; I have pressed as many Cabinet papers into trunks as to fill one carriage; our private property must be sacrificed, as it is impossible to procure wagons for its transportation.

I just thank God that I didn't grow up with so much money or privilege because you had to create ways to make it happen. Kim Basinger today

The only thing that I can do is know that I have great confidence in raising children and being a great mother. Cheryl Tiegs

I just thank God that I didn't grow up with so much money or privilege because you had to create ways to make it happen. Kim Basinger

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