This remark being addressed to the world in general, no onein particular felt it their duty to reply; so I repeated it to the smaller world about me, received the following suggestions, and settled the matter by answering my own inquiry, as people are apt to do when very much in earnest.
"Write a book," quoth the author of my being.
"Don`t know enough, sir. First live, then write."
"Try teaching again," suggested my mother.
"No thank you, ma`am, ten years of that is enough."
"Take a husband like my Darby, and fulfill your mission," said sister Joan, home on a visit.