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|to Miss Gertrude Chataway, another of his little friends: "MY DEAR MISS |
GERTRUDEI This really will not do, you ... I said, going down gracefully on one
knee (I wish you could see me go down on one knee to a postman-it's a very ...
However, I promised him we would send each other very few more letters. ... He
looked a little grave, and said: 'Oh, it's your nose that's tired; a person often talks
too much when he thinks he nose a great deal. ... You'll never guess Why, they
were three cats.
|Both Sir Alfred and his friend seem to be very agreeable; and though Itook little |
part in the conversation myself, I have seldom ... You know Queen Mary woro a
red wig, and no one was more admired in her day,” said Matilda, in a jacular tone
. ... with reviving audacity, “ or does she trust entirely to the fertility of her own
mind T" Miss Neville was too angry to reply ... and as for weeping, she often said
that people called this earth a vale of tears, hut that for her own part she could
say like ...
|The winter's day of Charlotte's expected arrival wore away, without her |
appearance. ... I do not think it possible to intimidate her in real danger, much
less to scare her with bugbears and false alarms. ... at table, with Miss Pitman,
could now have envi ed the shaking of hands, and more vulgar smackings of] lips
, and light laughter, ... and you too, ' my Kate of Kates ! ... I'll cat you, Dick,'" said
she, now turning, and smilingly caressing the little boy, who with other two
children clung round ...
|Christmas day came and went far too quickly, with an abundance of good food |
and small gifts that each had prepared for ... Their Christmas was like any other
typical loving family, but to Annie it was more special than anyone else's could ...
There have been so many Christmas dinner parties at the house, we often have
the leftovers. ... “I look like an elephant do I Miss Lottie? ... I didn't say you are fat,
just that you have padded out a little. ... Too much of Nora's good cooking I guess.
|And Shanna had looked into the bright little face so near her own, felt the warmth, |
not just of the coffee but of Sue Collins herself, and had nodded, at first hesitantly,
then purposefully. 'Aye, I'm on! If you say they'll take me I guess they will.
|Her room was in the southern corner of the grout building, and from her window |
she could see the spires and domes of ... O yes, I don't mind you, Ellen, at almost
any time ;" and so the poor child came in ; a slight, frail girl of ten or possibly ...
She wore a dark calico dress, the uniform of the house, and strong stockings and
shoes, much too large for her little feet. ... by the lire, and Miss Brown thought, as
the light shadows played over her face, she had never seen a more interesting
|Be More than a Seller of Lumber. ... don't fool anybody but yourself. you want to |
make a farmer appreciate you taking _an interest in his welfare, you must show
him that | I guess ... Well, now, you can't be too public-spirited; you can't take too
great an interest in the farmer, either. Now, br.0ther retailer, let me put you in on
the ground floor on a little “spiel" that is pretty new. Now don't say that you knew
all about it and you told them so often about it, for you haven't and don't tell me a
|If you want to know how a person is christened in Copenhagen, married in Mora- |
dabad, or buried in Bogota, the Index ... what embarrassment he can save
himself and others, if he packs along a little knowledge as well as commonsense
and goodwill. ... I found a line of cars at a filling station which displayed a sign: "
Your tank full free if you guess how much it takes. ... Too often he spends his days
looking for examples to fit in with his preconceived ideas and returns as
|But in the end I guess it doesn't matter much about all of that stupid shit; all that |
mattered to me was that my dad was dead ... He and I didn't always see eye to
eye, which was more often than not my fault; but even so, he was my dad and I
loved him and I was going to miss him. ... And as for Joe; I guess you could say
that drugs became an integral part of our day to day life, and not the best parts, ...
Split two ways, Joe and I both made $250,000 each; in a little over a seven month