"My heart drooped and my tongue faultered, at this sight"

— Brown, Charles Brockden (1771-1810)


Place of Publication
New York
Publisher
George Folliot Hopkins
Date
1800
Metaphor
"My heart drooped and my tongue faultered, at this sight"
Metaphor in Context
My heart drooped and my tongue faultered, at this sight.
(Part II, chapter 4, p. 459)
Provenance
Reading
Citation
First part published in 1799; second in 1800. Reading and transcribing text from Charles Brockden Brown, Three Gothic Novels. New York: Library of America,1998.
Date of Entry
07/21/2003
Date of Review
10/23/2003

The Mind is a Metaphor is authored by Brad Pasanek, Assistant Professor of English, University of Virginia.