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 grows up   goes to school   moves to Coventry   moves to London   changes her name   falls in love   writes stories

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She wrote about the way her dad talked
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what Mary Ann wrote

Even some Victorians found her writing difficult to read,
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George Eliot sometime used a portable writing desk. She might have called it a 'secretaire.' What do you think today's writers would use instead?
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