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Briefly, the gist of the business is this. Like most gifted young men, Trevor has a
mother. Mrs. V. Oh, I fancy I know that already. Lot. One could scarcely be at
Briony for half an hour without making that discovery. Mrs. V. Hortensia, Mrs.
With the exception of an occasional full-dress headache, Hortensia enjoyed
implacable good health. We resigned ourselves to the prospect of the good lady's
rule at Briony for the rest of our natural lives. Then something happened which
Have you considered that Hortensia would have her finger in the pie all the time?
She would speak at my meetings and pledge me to the most appalling social and
political doctrines. She would get down the most unfortunate specimens of the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - elucubrare - LibraryThing
Saki is one of those authors (like most, I believe) who are better taken in moderation. The Complete Works become wearing, though not entirely devoid of charm. One becomes steadily more aware of his ... Read full review
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There was a time when I thought this was pretty cool. Now that I'm older it dawns on me that HH Munro must have hated the human race. His stories are funny in the sense that you get an occasional ... Read full review
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