We believe absolutely in the [illegible] [passing] into the next life.
Yours with love,
Mary Hartwell [Catherine?]
Immortality inheres in quality, not quantity of life. If we could know more of the eternity-to-be, we must probe deeply into the eternity that now is.
"All we have hoped or dreamed of good shall exist _____ not its semblance, but itself"
Your friend (seeking)
Caroline J. Barthill.
[Note: This is in French. Good luck!]
Parmi les differentes [...] pour l'etranger qui voyage [...] dans la [...] aride de [...] de plus plaisante que elle de [...] sympathique. J'ai [...] a [...]
Toute a vous d'[...]
Pauline Maredt Davies LaFayette, Ind. le 11 Decembre 1896