Anything Once

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Author: Isabel Ostrander (Douglas Grant)
Published: 1920
Language: English
Wordcount: 26,496 / 81 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.6
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 2,927
Added to site: 2009.12.10
mnybks.net#: 25987
Genre: Romance
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st she see the deep red flood of shame which had suffused his face. Poor little skinny, homely, orphan kid, thrown out to buck the world for herself, and stopping in her first flight from injustice to help a stranger, only to have him think her a possible criminal! He was glad that his back twinged and his head throbbed; he ought to be kicked out into the ditch and left to die there for harboring such thoughts.

He was a cur, and she--hang it! There was something appealing about her in spite of her looks. Perhaps it was the sturdy self-reliance, which in itself betrayed her utter innocence and ignorance of the world, that made a fellow want to protect her.

In his own circle James Botts had never been known as a Sir Galahad, but he had been away from his own circle for exactly nineteen eventful days now, and in that space of time he had learned much. His heart went out in sympathy as he turned once more to her.

But at the moment Lou Lacey seemed in no momentary need of sympathetic

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Average Rating of 5 from 2 reviews: *****
2015.08.08
Susan
*****

Sweet and entertaining!

2010.05.21
Masaba
*****

i must say this is absulutely fantastic! i loved it! creatively, written and deserves a round of applause............


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