Estella


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Estella

trained by Miss Havisham to take advantage of men. [Br. Lit.: Great Expectations]
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To stand in the dark in a mysterious passage of an unknown house, bawling Estella to a scornful young lady neither visible nor responsive, and feeling it a dreadful liberty so to roar out her name, was almost as bad as playing to order.
asked Estella of myself, with the greatest disdain.
As Estella dealt the cards, I glanced at the dressing-table again, and saw that the shoe upon it, once white, now yellow, had never been worn.
said Estella with disdain, before our first game was out.
I played the game to an end with Estella, and she beggared me.
Behind the furthest end of the brewery, was a rank garden with an old wall: not so high but that I could struggle up and hold on long enough to look over it, and see that the rank garden was the garden of the house, and that it was overgrown with tangled weeds, but that there was a track upon the green and yellow paths, as if some one sometimes walked there, and that Estella was walking away from me even then.
Even with those aids, I might not have come to myself as soon as I did, but that I saw Estella approaching with the keys, to let me out.
So for two days they pushed their way through the wild places of Navarre, past Fuente, over the rapid Ega, through Estella, until upon a winter's evening the mountains fell away from in front of them, and they saw the broad blue Ebro curving betwixt its double line or homesteads and of villages.
Meanwhile, Miss Havisham, the reclusive owner of grand Satis House, has requested a boy be sent to her - Pip is to be a playmate to her adopted daughter, Estella.
I saw the child bleeding, it was really upsetting - ESTELLA SANTANA
and Estella Speight, and his maternal grandparents, James and Frances (Gardella) Lockwood; three uncles, Remond Speight, Sydrck Speight, and Jimmy Lockwood; two aunts, Erica Lockwood and Shanee Evette Speight; many great aunts, uncles and cousins.
Maryanne Hepburn-Bean and her pals Dionne Williams-Hepburn and Estella Ible all have separate careers but have been singing together for well over a decade.