|05-17-2012, 02:32 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Alabama, USA
Device: HP ipac RX5915 Wife's Kindle
Walpole, Hugh Seymour: 003-Captain Nicholas. V1. 17 May 2012
'It's too tiresome. My maid broke a blue bowl yesterday that my husband gave me five Christmases ago. I was greatly attached to it. My husband's away, you know, in Scotland, and I want to replace it before he returns. In fact I must replace it. He notices things. I felt sure that Bordon would have one like it. The man's gone to enquire, but I could see from his face—' She broke off to look again at the blue bowls. Poor things! They had been so happy in the sun and now they were worthless, valueless, might all be smashed into atoms and the little lady would not care.
'Bene legere saecla vincere'.
'To read well is to master the ages' [Prof. Issac Flagg]
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Humor Walpole, Hugh Seymour: 003-Captain Nicholas. V1. 17 May 2012||crutledge||BBeB/LRF Books||0||05-17-2012 02:30 PM|
|Other Fiction Walpole, Hugh Seymour: Jeremy at Crale. V1. 16 May 2012||crutledge||Mobi/PRC Books||0||05-16-2012 04:24 PM|
|Other Fiction Walpole, Hugh Seymour: Jeremy. V1. 15 May 2012||crutledge||Mobi/PRC Books||0||05-15-2012 05:35 PM|
|Other Fiction Walpole, Hugh Seymour: Jeremy. V1. 15 May 2012||crutledge||ePub Books||0||05-15-2012 05:34 PM|
|Other Fiction Walpole, Hugh Seymour: Jeremy. V1. 15 May 2012||crutledge||BBeB/LRF Books||0||05-15-2012 05:31 PM|