The Amazing Interlude

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George H. Doran Company, 1918 - Belgium - 317 pages
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Driven by a sense of duty and fear of monotony, Sara Lee leaves her comfortable life and fiance in Philadelphia to serve the Red Cross in Belgium during WWI.

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A tearjerker towards the end. The many instances of the author addressing the reader to say that later the heroine would find something out got on my nerves. Read full review

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Touched by stories from the front, Sara Lee Kennedy leaves her fiancÚ in Pennsylvania, and travels to Europe to do her part ("I can make soup"). Aided by sheer pluck and a handsome young Belgian ... Read full review


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Page 273 - ... memory. This Harvey of the new car and the increased income and the occasional hardness in his voice was not the Harvey she had left. Or perhaps it was she who had changed. She wondered. She felt precisely the same, tender toward her friends, unwilling to hurt them. She did not want to hurt Harvey. But she did not love him as he deserved to be loved. And she had a momentary lift of the veil, when she saw the long vista of the years, the two of them...

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