Alvira Roberts, hired "girl" and faithful retainer of the Fairchild family.
For Miss Alvira had made no pretense to God; and, what is infinitely harder, she would make none to the world.
Alvira received the news with bubbling delight, which showed gaily in her sparkling black eyes and dimpling cheeks.
Let me see, Alvira was thirty twenty-one years ago when I was married to your ma.
He demanded of Alvira that she burn the grease from an old skillet with great care.
At the breakfast-table, he spoke sharply to Alvira, as she placed the plate of fried ham and eggs before him.
Then, after a word of explanation to Alvira, she set off at a brisk pace over the trail toward Cherry Lane.
He would have been glad to do this each day, had not Miss Alvira proved to be lacking in delicacy.