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Ada Cambridge
Born (1844-11-21)21 November 1844
St Germans, Norfolk, England
Died 19 July 1926(1926-07-19) (aged 81)
Melbourne, Australia
Cause of death Heart failure
Other names A.C. and Ada Cross
Occupation Novelist, poet, memoirist and journalist
Spouse(s) Rev. George Frederick Cross
Children Five, including Dr K. Stuart Cross
Parent(s) Henry and Thomasine Cambridge

O what is life, if we must hold it thus as wind-blown sparks hold momentary fire?
Ada Cambridge
Have all the hopes of ages come to naught? Is life no more with noble meaning fraught?
Ada Cambridge
Alone! Alone! No beacon, far or near! No chart, no compass, and no anchor stay!
Ada Cambridge
Let Justice, blind and halt and maimed, chastise the rebel spirit surging in my veins, let the Law deal me penalties and pains And make me hideous in my neighbours' eyes.
Ada Cambridge