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Janet: A Poor Heiress (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from Janet: A Poor HeiressMrs. Vail mig'ht 'w'ell Jask for horses and driver waited at the gate and her husband stood at the hall-door, hat in hand, - a man who could not abide delays.Dear me, mamma, I don't know where your bonnet is. When did you wear it last? Returned Miss Janet from the depths of a pile Of laces.Pretty, dainty, little Mrs. Vail looked aggrieved. She had assumed one great burden in life, the charge of her very intricate nervous system, andoked aggrieved. She had assumed one great burden in life, the charge of her very intricate nervous system, and it did seem unreasonable to expect her at the same time to have the care of her clothes.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more