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 Heart of Grace (To take).Heart of Midlothian. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Heart of Hearts (In one’s).
In one’s inmost conviction. The heart is often referred to as a second self. Shakespeare speaks of the “neck of the heart” (Merchant of Venice, ii. 2); “the middle of the heart” (Cymbeline, i. 7). The heart of the heart is to the same effect.   1

 Heart of Grace (To take).Heart of Midlothian. 


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