The romance, love letters, and diary entries of the three years taking place between "how do you do" and "I do."
It was a night of yes. Yes to the White House masquerade. Yes to a private tour by President John Tyler himself. Yes to hearing the soft strings and lull of party conversation as they ventured further into the candlelit corridors. It was a night of yes for Julia Gardiner until it wasn't at all.... Continue Reading →
Letter perfect! Read post on creative Victorian courtship correspondence such as codes, letters of refusal, and advertisements!