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Dorothy's Triumph

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Author: Evelyn Raymond
Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 51,026 / 153 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.3
LoC Category: PZ
Series: Dorothy Chester
Downloads: 645
Added to site: 2009.03.01 23577

or New York to stay, never to see my dear old auntie again on this earth. Humph! Catch me doing a thing like that? Well, I reckon not--mo matter how great the provocation!"

Jim smiled.

"Not much danger of your having to do anything like that," he replied. "Aunt Betty loves you too much, and even if you did, you could go back to Mother Martha and Father John."

"Yes; I could, that's true. But life would never seem the same, after finding Aunt Betty, and being taken to her heart as I have. But let's not talk of such morbid things. Let us, rather, plan what we shall do for a good time this summer."

"Humph!" grunted the boy. "Reckon I'll be having a good time studying 'lectricity. There's work ahead of me, and I don't dare allow myself to forget it."

"But, Jim, you are going home with me for a vacation. All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy, or, at least, that's what I've always been taught to believe."

"I know, Dorothy; but I've got a living to make." The serious



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