Evelina


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Evelina

17-year-old ingenuously circulates through fashionable London. [Br. Lit.: Evelina]
References in classic literature ?
But between Evelina and other girls there was this difference, that where another would have poured out her feelings quite naturally, Evelina regarded these innocent confidences as a concession made to the stormy emotions which had invaded the quiet sanctuary of her girlish soul.
she remarked after a somewhat too enthusiastic phrase from Evelina.
I went away without confiding my secret to Evelina, merely telling her family that I was urgently required in Paris.
When every possible means had been tried in vain; when her father and mother had plainly told my old friend (the cause of my misfortune) that they would never consent to their daughter's marriage with a man who had upon his conscience the death of a woman and the life of a natural son, even though Evelina herself should implore them upon her knees; then, sir, there only remained to me one last hope, a hope as slender and fragile as the willow-branch at which a drowning wretch catches to save himself.
Now, his dad Danny and mum Kirsty Langdale, both 30, say the op at London's Evelina Children's Hospital has left him on drugs but otherwise "normal again".
The nine-year-old makes the 100 mile round trip from her home in Brighton, East Sussex, to the Evelina Children's Hospital, London, for dialysis once a week.
The phrase was in use by the end of the 18th century after it appeared in author Fanny Burney's romantic novel Evelina.
The fabulous pair are donating them to two children's hospitals in London: the Evelina and Great Ormond Street.
The heiress is donating her fee to The Evelina Children's Hospital in London.
The pounds 50million Evelina Children's Hospital was built with a combination of government and charity money.
The company was run by flash former Exeter City footballer Ian Clark and his blonde wife Evelina, who was big into Feng Shui and kept moving the office furniture around.