“grandmamma was very sorry to part with it,” cries Lady Fanny.
Matilda drew up her head and flattened her back, and then asked her grandmamma how she did.
I did not follow the counsel of my grandmamma with the four g's in having an eye to my own safety.
“If there is, you children can do something for me that I should like very much,” said grandmamma.
But I fink Grandpapa and grandmamma will be so very pleased to have us that they won't care whose fault it was.
But it does not surprise me, for grandmamma is always so good that I am used to it.
grandmamma glanced again at Flora, and took another pinch of snuff.
Did your Papa tell you that we girls too were going to live at your grandmamma's?
Cousin Agnes and grandmamma are going away to the sea-side now immediately, but they'll be back before we come.
"Then you can see for yourself what use he is," continued grandmamma.