Have you completed all the necessary preparations incident to Miss
Sedley's departure, Miss
And, in this place, it may be as well to apprise the reader, that Miss
Fanny Squeers was in her three-and-twentieth year.
Then came a reply, in a tone of honeyed sweetness, from Miss
Why do I secretly give Miss
Shepherd twelve Brazil nuts for a present, I wonder?
Beebe, sitting unnoticed in the window, pondered this illogical element in Miss
Honeychurch, and recalled the occasion at Tunbridge Wells when he had discovered it.
It's rather sudden,' said Dick shaking his head with a look of infinite wisdom, and running on (as he was accustomed to do) with scraps of verse as if they were only prose in a hurry; 'when the heart of a man is depressed with fears, the mist is dispelled when Miss
Wackles appears; she's a very nice girl.
But," said Miss
Cornelia, with the air of one determined to take the plunge and have it over, "I will tell you something else.
THIS is the Mouse peeping out behind the cupboard, and making fun of Miss
Was your correspondent lately a pupil at Miss
You have no idea, Miss
Pink, how fat people suffer in hot weather," said the old lady, using her fan vigorously.
Now, you mind, you Riderhood,' said Miss
Abbey Potterson, with emphatic forefinger over the half-door, 'the Fellowship don't want you at all, and would rather by far have your room than your company; but if you were as welcome here as you are not, you shouldn't even then have another drop of drink here this night, after this present pint of beer.
Ophelia, coming down, with her sewing in her hand.