Edward Gibbon Wakefield – It Is A Blessing

“It is a blessing that women love needlework; it has the same soothing effect upon their minds that a pipe has upon men’s”.

Edward Gibbon Wakefield
*The Father of New Zealand – the owner of the New Zealand Company and co-founder of the Canterbury Association*

*image courtesy of Join Me In The 1900’s – http://www.1900s.org.uk

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