This, combined with his old grudge against margaret brent, drove him back to England.
Despite her rough attire and forty-odd years, margaret brent was a woman worth looking at.
The women reformers of our day should promote margaret brent to the position of their patron saint and protomartyr.
margaret brent was like a granite cliff against which the waves beat mightily, but could not prevail.
margaret brent paid no more heed to him than if he had been a fly in her path.
Now, at sunset, he was resting with his head against margaret brent's knee under the great mulberry-tree on the bluff.
Elinor had early chosen the heart as her sphere of influence, and margaret brent the mind.
There was something in margaret brent's manner which did not invite, much as it justified, self-revelation.
margaret brent had entered unperceived, and now her questioning eyes said, "Who wore it?"