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Night and Day

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Author: Virginia Woolf
Published: 1919
Language: English
Wordcount: 166,131 / 472 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78
LoC Category: PR
Audiobook: www.archive.org
Downloads: 20,362
mnybks.net#: 7607
Origin: gutenberg.org

A study of the contrasts in the daily lives of two friends, Katharine Hilbery and Mary Datchet -- their loves, marriages, happinesses, and successes.

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it, as he laid down the manuscript and said:

"You must be very proud of your family, Miss Hilbery."

"Yes, I am," Katharine answered, and she added, "Do you think there's anything wrong in that?"

"Wrong? How should it be wrong? It must be a bore, though, showing your things to visitors," he added reflectively.

"Not if the visitors like them."

"Isn't it difficult to live up to your ancestors?" he proceeded.

"I dare say I shouldn't try to write poetry," Katharine replied.

"No. And that's what I should hate. I couldn't bear my grandfather to cut me out. And, after all," Denham went on, glancing round him satirically, as Katharine thought, "it's not your grandfather only. You're cut out all the way round. I suppose you come of one of the most distinguished families in England. There are the Warburtons and the Mannings--and you're related to the Otways, aren't you? I read it all in some magazine," he added.

"The Otways are my cousins," Katharine replied.

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