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Tabitha's Vacation

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Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 47,165 / 144 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 74.8
LoC Category: PN
Series: Ivy Hall
Downloads: 1,865
Added to site: 2007.01.12
mnybks.net#: 15784
Origin: gutenberg.org

Volume III in the Ivy Hall series.

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e to find someone else instead. But I was so near I couldn't help running on down to tell the news. I must be going now. There is lots to be done before train time to-morrow, and mamma'll need me."

"We will come up and help her pack as soon as we get the house righted," Tabitha found tongue to say. "She mustn't get too tired before she starts."

So Mercedes raced away again, and a few moments later the two busy little housekeepers in the hollow locked up their orderly cottage and followed more slowly up to the Eagles' Nest on the bluff.

"Where can the children be?" Tabitha's expectant eyes searched in vain for a glimpse of the noisy, lively brood of 'eaglets,' who usually saw her coming a long way off, and met her half-way down the mountainside with a boisterous shout of welcome. To-day, however, not one of the sextette was in sight about the queer little brown house, and the whole place wore a deserted air.

"Maybe they have gone visiting so Mrs. McKittrick can look after her packin

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