In her first effort at being very, very good, she decided to make her will
, as Aunt March had done, so that if she did fall ill and die, her possessions might be justly and generously divided.
People from the part of Northern Ohio in which Winesburg lies will
remember old Windpeter by his unusual and tragic death.
yet find the Huron a singing-bird," said Duncan, endeavoring to adopt the figurative language of the natives.
screams Marija Berczynskas, and falls to work herself-- for there is more upon the stove inside that will
be spoiled if it be not eaten.
Let every man make known what kind of government would command his respect, and that will
be one step toward obtaining it.
not answer to mix methods, Father; neither would it be professional courtesy.
Well," sighed Miss Maxwell whimsically, "prodigy or pearl, the Randall Protective Agency may pull Rebecca in opposite directions, but nevertheless she will
follow her saint.
I would never think of running a hundred miles to see an old lady who will
, perhaps, be dead before you reach her: besides, you say she cast you off.
Signed, sealed, and delivered, this third day of November, eighteen hundred and forty-seven, by Noel Vanstone, the within-named testator, as and for his last Will
and Testament, in the presence of us -- "
He is going to pay the forfeit: it will
be paid in five minutes more.
Only be a loving child to me in my age, and bear with my whims and fancies; and you will
do more for an old woman whose prime of life was not so happy or conciliating as it might have been, than ever that old woman did for you.
tell you: it is because he is away upon my business, and I hear that his wife Anadi is sick--it is she who lies there, is it not?