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May 2, 2020 | 10:00-4:00 p.m.
2020 Spring Gala 
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Jane Austen Quote of the Day

Mr. Harley was one of many Children. Destined by his father for the Church & by his Mother for the Sea, desirous of pleasing both, he prevailed on Sir John to obtain for him a Chaplaincy on board a Man of War. He accordingly, cut his Hair and sailed.

From "The Adventures of Mr. Harley" in Volume the First of the Juvenalia

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