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But the remark was wasted on the Princess, who preferred champagne that had
at least a suggestion of dissolved barley-sugar. "I hope you will come and see me
again," she said in a tone that prevented the hope from becoming too infectious; ...
At dinner that night he was quite unusually silent. "Where's your voice gone to?"
said his aunt. "One would think you had seen a wolf." Van Cheele, who was not
familiar with the old saying, thought the remark rather foolish; if he had seen a
A friend of ours made such a clever remark when he read it.' Then you can stick
in any remark that comes into your head; it needn't be clever. The Froplinsons
won't know whether it is or isn't." "We don't even know on which side they are in ...
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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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