What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
acquaintance answered Antwerp apartment asked aster bade begged behaviour blessing Burton Captain Maurice chamber chuse cloaths comfort consessed dear friend desired dinner Don Antonio Don Girolamo Donna Isabella door dressing-room Elton England enquired escritoire expences farm father favour fortune Frances Darnford friendship gave give glad Gravesend hand happy Harwich hear heart Henry Marney honour hope husband Italian Italy Jack Roberts James Balderson John John Roberts kind lady leave LETTER LETTER Lincolnshire lise looked mansion-house marriage married master ment Messina mind mistress Naples never obliged pity pleased Pray priest promised received resolved sear seemed selt sent servant shewed ship situation soon speak spect spoke staid stairs stay STRICTLAND surprized Susan Dobbins talked tell thank thing thought tion told took uncle voyage wait walk wise wish woman
Page 255 - ... living. A third widow is introduced, whose story is more romantic, but at the end of the book she, like her friends, is still free. Miss Reeve would not spoil her moral by remarriages. " All of us have had our respective trials," writes Mrs. Darnford. "... We have all worked our way through them. I trust we are all the better for them ; and we certainly have the better title to the blessings that remain to us.