Dionysius the weaver's heart's dearest

Paperback | February 2, 2012

byBlanche Willis Howard

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899. Excerpt: ... Now and again a head peered into the kitchen and withdrew with respectful promptness. "'T is rarely like the cuckoo in the clock," Vroni remarked demurely, and both the girls laughed long, finding in each other's merry eyes a well of fresh incentive. Vroni worked on, always in touch with her fiery but discreetly restrained steed,--quietly feeling the bit. "Why do you run over there so much?" "Because there are different things going on, and each must have its turn." "How clever!" returned Nelka, and determined to note that, although what it meant she had not the remotest conception. Of course she and Eck would live mostly at first in hotels, since he would have to take long journeys, and could not afford a large establishment. She should not mind that at all. In fact she adored hotels. She should not personally ever be obliged to work of course. But it was just as well to understand things, so as to be able to order lovely dinners like Vroni's. Besides, she should not really mind working, Vroni looked so pretty. How charming it would be on some hunting expedition--rather heavy dark-green cloth, short skirt and gaiters, and a Tyrolean hat with cock's feathers was by far the most satisfactory--but she would have to take a lot of thin blouses, Africa was so warm--she did hope blouses would remain in vogue--to surprise Eck with the white cap, and apron, and an easy command of sauce-pans. She wished he could see her now. He would certainly think the cap becoming. He had smiled so beautifully when she was dressed as a Roumanian peasant for the Charity Bazaar. Dear Eck! If he would only write. Her heart felt a little sore, yet warm and, ah, so tremulously kind. Perhaps a letter was on the way. Probably. Surely. She was so much happier than she had been in many d...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899. Excerpt: ... Now and again a head peered into the kitchen and withdrew with respectful promptness. "'T is rarely like the cuckoo in the clo...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:70 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217205402

ISBN - 13:9780217205405

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