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N O woman ever united more real fortitude IV with so much tenderness and feeling as this illustrious character. "
She was the most affectionate of wives; and yet had sufficient strength of mind to take off the pro. ceedings at the trial of her illustrious husband, Lord Russel, no other person being permitted, by an inhuman Judge, to use a pen or pencil on the occasion. And many years after, when she was in a very advanced age, her two daughters, the Duchesses of Bedford and Devonshire, happening to lie-in just at the same time, one of them VOL. II. B