Bobs, a Girl Detective

Bobs, a Girl Detective

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"[...]able to contradict it." Phyllis took a breath and then continued her chatter: "Your maid, Gwen, told my Fanchon, and she said that every servant in your employ had been dismissed with two weeks' advance pay; and she said a good deal more than that too, which, of course, isn't true. Just listen to this and then tell me if it isn't simply scandalous. That maid declared that you girls are going to work, actually work, to earn your own living." "I'll say it's true!" Roberta put in, grinning with wicked glee. Her good pal, Dick, smiled over at her as he remarked with evident amusement: "You don't look very miserable about it, Bobs. In fact, quite the contrary, you appear pleased. If the truth were known, I envy you, honestly I do! I'd much rather go to work than go to college. I'm no good at Latin or Greek. If languages are dead, bury them, I say. I'm not a student by nature, so what's the use pretending; but[...]."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 5.59mm | 199.58g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507546874
  • 9781507546871

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