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Megs Friend (Project Gutenberg, #39936) Alice Abigail Corkran

Megs Friend (Project Gutenberg, #39936)

Alice Abigail Corkran

Published June 7th 2012
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173 pages
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[...]she kept her eyes fixed upon him with a bold stare. Is it true what you have written here, or is it a pack of stories? she asked abruptly. It is all true, Meg, said Mr. Standish gently. She was a lady. A real lady, like those that driveMore[...]she kept her eyes fixed upon him with a bold stare. Is it true what you have written here, or is it a pack of stories? she asked abruptly. It is all true, Meg, said Mr. Standish gently. She was a lady. A real lady, like those that drive about in the carriages? asked the child with stern cross-examination. She was a real lady, Meg- just as you have always pictured her-with soft hands that had never done rough work, and a gentle voice. All about her was beautiful, replied Mr. Standish in slow and convinced tones. At this assurance Meg gave a little sigh- the tension about her lips relaxed- the fierce brilliancy of her interrogative glance was subdued. How do you know? she asked more softly. Mrs. Browne told me. I will take you to her, and she will tell it to you.[...].