I was absolutely alone in my despair. I was never in all my life so wretchedly unhappy as I was in those awful days when I went about trying to work and plan and smile with that fear that was not to be mentioned hanging over me.
I am indeed a most happy and thankful woman. Motherhood is heaven. It pays for all.
As for the books she was working on at this time, she said ANNE’S HOUSE OF DREAMS “is the best book I have ever written not even excepting Green Gables or my own favorite “The Story Girl.”