[roh-set-ee, -zet-ee, ruh-]
- Christina Georgina,1830–94, English poet.
- her brotherDante GabrielGabriel Charles Dante Rossetti, 1828–82, English poet and painter.
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It was in the autumn of 1880 that I saw Rossetti for the first time.
When I knew him, Rossetti was destitute of cheerfulness or content.
We hurried into Rossetti's room and found him in convulsions.
In this way I drifted into my position as Rossetti's housemate.
This closes Rossetti's interesting letters on sonnet literature.
- Christina Georgina . 1830–94, British poet
- her brother, Dante Gabriel . 1828–82, British poet and painter: a leader of the Pre-Raphaelites
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