...altho we be absent from each other in body the mind is not far separated and altho a waste of water divides our dwellings and a different country and a different climet be our sets yet the mind traverses the mighty deep and reached the furthest corner of the globe in fanciful imaginations and in visions of thought...— Alexander Russell, letter, 1842
We may perhaps never see each other on this side time But the river Jordan is before us both and it is but a little and we shall be oblidged to pass over— Alexander Russell, letter, 1842
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