Merimee was tried for a week, but the cool cynic and the perfervid apostle of women's rights proved mutually repulsive.
Active committees for women's rights were, it is true, set up in the territorial capitals.
Mrs Stanton, who had become intimately acquainted in London with Mrs Lucretia Mott, one of the women delegates barred from the anti-slavery convention, devoted herself to the cause of women's rights.
It also illustrates how public awareness of women's rights can be effectively promoted.
companionate marriage or women's rights.