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Published: 1921
Language: English
Wordcount: 58,132 / 166 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.6
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,872
Added to site: 2006.11.18
mnybks.net#: 15285
Origin: gutenberg.org

The further adventures of those indomitable spinsters, Tish, Aggie and Lizze in "the funniest book of the year."

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hat we felt we could not get along without, and about five we both arrived.

Tish was sitting on the floor, with luggage scattered all round her and heaped on the chairs and bed.

She looked up witheringly when we entered.

"You forgot your opera cloak, Lizzie," she said, "and Aggie has only sent five pairs of shoes!"

"I've got to have shoes," Aggie protested.

"If you've got to have five pairs of shoes, six white petticoats, summer underwear, intermediates and flannels, a bathrobe, six bath towels and a sunshade, not to mention other things, you want an elephant, not a donkey."

"Why do we have a donkey?" I asked. "Why don't we have a horse and buggy, and go like Christians?"

"Because you and Aggie wouldn't walk if we did," snapped Tish. "I know you both. You'd have rheumatism or a corn and you'd take your walking trip sitting. Besides, we may not always keep to the roads. I'd like to go up into the mountains."

Well, Tish was disagreeable, but right. As it t

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