"I long to do some good in the world before I leave it." - Anne Brontë
From her letters. The author of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Anne Brontëis the least well known of the Brontë sisters, mainly due to her early death at the age of 29. This simple quotation is made more meaningful by the brevity of her rich, creative life. In it, we depict a sundial as a plant growing from seedling to full size.