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Punch, Or The London Charivari, Vol 150, February 9, 1916

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 11,567 / 42 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 73.7
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 415
Added to site: 2009.07.27
mnybks.net#: 24817
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Periodical, Humor
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ver so much rather be without. And yet--what else can I do?"

I suggested that she might strictly forbid all future indulgence in these orgies of generosity, and she supposed meekly that she should really have to do something of that sort, though we both knew how extremely improbable it was that she ever would.

This morning I had a letter from her. Jack had got leave at last and she was expecting him home that very afternoon, so I must come down and see him before his six days expired. "I wish now," she went on, "that I had taken your advice, but it was so difficult somehow. Because ever since I told Jillings and the others about Jack's coming home they have been going about smiling so importantly that I'm horribly afraid they're planning some dreadful surprise, and I daren't ask them what. Now I must break off, as I must get ready to go to the station with Tony and meet dear Jack...."

Then followed a frantic postscript. "I know now! They've dressed poor Tony up in a little khaki

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