Molly Brown's Orchard Home

Author: Nell Speed (Emma Speed Sampson)
Published: 1915
Language: English
Wordcount: 64,681 / 181 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 79.3
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 632
Added to site: 2007.02.20
mnybks.net#: 16099
Origin: gutenberg.org
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Molly's romance culminates in Paris--the Paris of art, of music, of light-hearted gaiety--after a glad, sad, mad year for Molly and her friends. If you do not know Molly Brown of Kentucky, you are missing an opportunity to become acquainted with the most enchanting girl in college fiction.

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d managed to get in a word with Molly about Melissa Hathaway.

"She is a queen among women, Miss Molly, and I consider that Edwin Green is a lucky dog to have the privilege of teaching her. To think of seeing her day after day and hearing her read poetry with that wonderful voice! He tells me she is the most remarkable reader he has ever known. I am too fond of old Ed to hate him, otherwise I should find it easy. By the way I have left something in care of the steward for you and your mother as a cure for seasickness. You will find that there is nothing like it!"

"Oh, thank you so much! I feel sure that I shall not be sick, but I am just as obliged as though I were going to be. Mother may be. You see we have never been on the ocean in our lives, but we have always felt that we would like it beyond anything, and that liking it so much would keep us from being harmed by it," Molly had answered, a little chagrined at what Richard Blount had had to say about Professor Green and Melissa, but determine

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