Adeline T.P. Lunt, 1871

A grey and white floral pair of underwear is embroidered with the quote using wine and salmon colored thread
“the system says, ‘Until you cut yourself to my pattern abandon hope.'” Adeline T.P. Lunt 1871

 

Source:

Geller, Jeffrey L. & Harris, Maxine. Women of the Asylum: Voices from Behind the Walls 1840-1945. (New York: Anchor Books, 1994.) 116-123

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