Julia The Apostate

Julia The Apostate

by Josephine Daskam Bacon
     
 

"You don't think it's too young for me, girls?"
"Young for you-par exemple! I should say not," her niece replied, perking the quivering aigrette still more obliquely upon her aunt's head. Carolyn used par exemple as a good cook uses onion-a hint of it in everything. There were those who said that she interpolated it in the Litany; but Carolyn, who was born…  See more details below

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"You don't think it's too young for me, girls?"
"Young for you-par exemple! I should say not," her niece replied, perking the quivering aigrette still more obliquely upon her aunt's head. Carolyn used par exemple as a good cook uses onion-a hint of it in everything. There were those who said that she interpolated it in the Litany; but Carolyn, who was born Caroline and a Baptist, was too much impressed by the liturgy of what she called The Church to insert even an uncanonized comma.
"Now don't touch it, Aunt Julia, for it's deliciously chic, and if you had your way you'd flatten it down right straight in the middle-you know you would."
Miss Trueman pursed her lips quizzically.
"I've always thought, Carrie-lyn," she added hastily, as her niece scowled, "that they put things askew to make 'em different-for a change, as you might say. Now, if they're never in the middle, it's about as tiresome, isn't it?"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781495389597
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
02/08/2014
Pages:
26
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.05(d)

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