Bozzetto; terracotta with a light covering of slip; Virgin and Child; former seated on stool with latter half standing on lap, reaching towards the Virgin's face.
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Therese with Sr Mary of the Trinity who later gave evidence at the hearings into Therese's possible beatification. She criticised Mother Mary de Gonzague's erratic management when Prioress, saying it had thrown the community into confusion.
"Dios mío, yo lo quiero todo, yo te quiero a Ti. Quiero ser santa, pero no a medias, sino completamente".
"¡Oh María! Si yo fuese la Reina del Cielo y Vos fuéseis Teresa, yo querría ser Teresa a fin de que Vos fuéseis la Reina del Cielo."
St. Therese's older sister and surrogate mother, Pauline, who became Mother Agnes of Jesus as a Carmelite.
Today is the Feast of St. Therese of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face