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“…a sensible woman can never be happy with a fool.”

This quote is from a letter George Washington wrote to his step-granddaughter Eleanor Parke Custis on March 21, 1796. Eleanor Parke Custis (known as “Nelly”) was the youngest of Martha Washington’s three granddaughters. George Washington viewed Nelly as his own granddaughter and often gave her valuable life advice via letters.  Read the full letter here

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    Sensible Woman Fitted T-Shirt

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    In a letter to Eleanor “Nelly” Parke Custis, dated March 21, 1796, George Washington wrote “A sensible woman can never be happy with a fool.” This ...

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    Sensible Woman Mug - Moss Green

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    Featuring one of Washington's most memorable quotes, this mug has a matte outer finish with a smooth interior glaze. With identical quotes printed ...

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    Sensible Woman Mug - Off-White

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    Featuring one of Washington's most memorable quotes, this mug has a matte outer finish with a smooth interior glaze. With identical quotes printed ...

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    Sensible Woman Tall Belly Mug - Made In USA

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    Introducing our Tall Belly Mug, handcrafted in the USA by Deneen Pottery, a trusted name since 1972. Each 14-ounce mug is hand-thrown and touched b...

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