Lord Rochester

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Elizabeth Wilmot, Countess Of Rochester - Rochester
... John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester became infatuated with Elizabeth Malet and asked for her hand in marriage ... "great beauty and fortune of the North" and notes the scandal of her kidnapping by Rochester Thence to my Lady Sandwich’s, where, to my shame, I had not been a great while before ... Here, upon my telling her a story of my Lord Rochester’s running away on Friday night last with Mrs ...

Famous quotes containing the words rochester and/or lord:

    The clog of all pleasure, the luggage of life,
    Is the best can be said for a very good wife.
    John Wilmot, Earl Of Rochester (1647–1680)

    O Lord Thou pluckest
    burning
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)