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Married Life

Its Shadows and Sunshine

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Author: T.S. Arthur
Published: 1852
Language: English
Wordcount: 48,889 / 142 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,130 666

sler. If you will go with me, I shall be very happy to have your company. If not, I must go alone."

"And I am going to the Philharmonic. I thought you understood that," I replied, with equal resolution.

"Oh! very well," said he, not seeming to be at all disturbed. "Then you can use the carriage at the door. I will walk to the theatre."

Saying this, Mr. Smith turned from me deliberately and walked away. I heard him tell the driver of the carriage to take me to the Musical Fund Hall; then I heard the street-door close, and then I heard my husband's footsteps on the pavement as he left the house. Without hesitating a moment for reflection, I followed to the door, entered the carriage, and ordered the man to drive me--where? I had no ticket for the concert; nor could I go alone!

"To the Musical Fund Hall, I believe, madam," he said, standing with his fingers touching the rim of his hat.

I tried to think what I should do. To be conquered was hard. And it was clear that I could no

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Average Rating of 5 from 1 reviews: *****

good book on married life, even for today\'s world



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