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The Scarlet Pimpernel Quotes by Baroness Emmuska Orczy

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Baroness Emmuska (Emma) Orczy, the author of The Scarlet Pimpernel, was born on September 23, 1865. Her parents were the composer Baron Felix Orczy de Orczi and Countess Emma Wass von Szentegyed und Czege. And interesting fact about Baroness Orczy is that in World War One she founded England’s Active Service League . . .

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A surging, seething, murmuring crowd of beings that are human only in name, for to the eye and ear they seem naught but savage creatures, animated by vile passions and by the lust of vengeance and of hate. ~ The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Emmuska Orczy It is only when we are very happy, that we can bear to gaze merrily upon the vast and limitless expanse of water, rolling on and on with such persistent, irritating monotony, to the accompaniment of our thoughts, whether grave or gay. When they are gay, the waves echo their gaiety; but when they are sad, then every breaker, as it rolls, seems to bring additional sadness, and to speak to us of hopelessness and of the pettiness of all our joys. ~ The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Emmuska Orczy

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