Lucy Larcom Quote: “When I heard that there were…”

When I heard that there were artists, I wished I could some time be one. If I could only make a rose bloom on paper, I thought I should be happy! Or if I could at last succeed in drawing the outline of winter-stripped boughs as I saw them against the sky, it seemed to me that I should be willing to spend years in trying.

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Name: Lucy Larcom
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: March 5, 1824
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