Laurie


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Laurie

long in love with Jo March, he begs her to marry him and is rejected. [Am. Lit.: Louisa May Alcott Little Women]
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My first name is theodore, but I don't like it, for the fellows called me Dora, so I made the say Laurie instead.
asked Laurie, looking as if he thought the name suited her.
The hall was empty, and they had a grand polka, for Laurie danced well, and taught her the German step, which delighted Jo, being full of swing and spring.
And there was Laurie, with a full cup in one hand and a plate of ice in the other.
Jo led the way, and as if used to waiting on ladies, Laurie drew up a little table, brought a second installment of coffee and ice for Jo, and was so obliging that even particular Meg pronounced him a `nice boy'.
It happened to be a hired waiter who knew nothing about the neighborhood and Jo was looking round for help when Laurie, who had heard what she said, came up and offered his grandfather's carriage, which had just come for him, he said.
Laurie went on the box so Meg could keep her foot up, and the girls talked over their party in freedom.
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Early this year, members of the NZIIA were saddened to learn that Dame Laurie Salas had quietly passed away in the Wellington rest home in which she had resided for some years.
Dancing With the Stars" Season 23 winner Laurie Hernandez will guest star in an episode of Disney's "Stuck in the Middle.