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Therese's correspondence LT 200 – To Sister Marie de Saint-Joseph – End of October (?) 1896

MARTIN Thérèse, Sister Thérèse of the Child Jesus
Mary of Saint Joseph


End of October (?) 1896


                All is well, the little child is a brave man who deserves gold epaulettes. But never again let him lower himself to fight with small stones, it is unworthy of him... His weapon must be "Charity".
                The rest is also going well, since the little child makes fun of Sir Satanas, and he always sleeps on the Heart of the Great General... Close to this Heart, we learn courage, and above all confidence. Grapeshot, the sound of cannon, what is all that when you are carried by the General?...

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