Did Darwin recant on his death bed??

Auke just came home with a story told to him by a teacher. Namely that Darwin recanted on his death bed. But this is one of those persistent hoaxes that can continue to spread until every teacher stops telling them:

It therefore appears that Darwin did not recant, and it is a pity that to this day the Lady Hope story occasionally appears in tracts published and given out by well-meaning people.

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