Someone at a Distance
A deceptively simple plot about a deceived wife and a foolish husband. Avery and Ellen have been married for twenty years. When his mother advertises for a companion, the French girl who arrives sets her sights on Avery and callously threatens the happy marriage.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rainpebble - LibraryThing
Someone at a Distance by Dorothy Whipple; (5*) I fell in love with my first (knowingly) read of a Persephone. I am hoping that all of the Persephone I go on to read will have this quality of writing ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - herschelian - LibraryThing
Someone at a Distance is the story of a marriage and it's destruction. In this day and age an all too common tale. However Dorothy Whipple gives such a beautifully gentle depiction of the strengths ... Read full review