The Pastor's Daughter; With Other Romances Volume 1-2

The Pastor's Daughter; With Other Romances Volume 1-2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1807 edition. Excerpt: ...give you a seat in her carriage, with pleasure, O with the greatest pleasure in the world! she will even conduct the dear daughter, to the door of her parents. She does nothing by halves, and is also a little sentimental. I would lay a wager, she herself will weep at the joy of the meeting--yes, that she will, sur man lwnneur! she is a dear good woman, only not quite the thing for a court, do you understand me? Suppose you were to drink tea with me this afternoon, then the whole plan of the journey can be arranged 9" The invitation was accepted with thanks. " You, dear Fernaw," concluded the count, must of necessity, pay a contplimentary visit to the minister, as he is pro'/brma your chief, but that need not detain you lou'g---Count Vindeck is my neighbour, you can cross over from thence to us." Wh.en Schmieg, the satan. quitted the pair, Fernaw embraced his wife, and entreated her to console hersell', f'or the short separation, iwith the prospect of a smiling future, to which, his appointment to such a post, opened a wide field. "Should our family encrease, as I. wish, " said he, .-. caressing her, so will the sacrifice, that we now make, lighten the cares for our children, and in-any case, should it happen as we'desire, I acknowledge to thee, that our way of life is by no means proportioned to our income." " In God's name!"-exclaimed Charlotte, " I hope not, that--" "Be at peace, dearest wife, nothing has yet been lost, I had only cares sometimes, whichare now taken from me.-" Why did you not inform me of this sooner?" " Why should I distress you? it is ove1'." With an affectionate kiss he sealed her lips, then went to...
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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123678992X
  • 9781236789921