The Beth Book
"[...]child passionately; then, with a great effort, recovered her self-control, put her work away, gave the children their tea, read to them for an hour, and saw them to bed. The front door was open when she came downstairs, and she went to shut it. A lady, who knew her, happened to be passing, and stopped to shake hands. "I saw your husband just now sitting on the beach with Bessie Gottley," she informed Mrs. Caldwell pleasantly. "They were both laughing immoderately." "Very likely," Mrs. Caldwell responded with a smile. "She amuses my husband immensely. But won't you come in?"[...]."
- Paperback | 616 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 28.45mm | 825.53g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Illustrations, black and white