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Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712–1778)

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what does he mean by this ????

by _melissaa, April 27, 2014

“such were my parents. And of all the gifts with which Heaven endowed them, they left me but one, a sensitive heart. It had been the making of their happiness, but for me it has been the cause of all my misfortunes in my life.” (page 19)


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