Indeed, the girl was very happy this especial evening, although tired with her duties at the kermess.
It had all been a lie from the day when he had come to her pretty booth at the kermess.
The kermess was to be the holiday sensation of the season and bade fair to eclipse the horse show in popularity.
The kermess, or literally, “Church mass,” so famous in “Faust.”
Then the attention quickened, as every bar of the kermess chorus brought them nearer to the moment for Valentine's coming.
Had it anything to do with the society for which Monsieur Desvanneaux asked me to appear in a kermess?
They had persuaded me to take one of the booths at kermess in the Villa, and he appeared quite unexpectedly.
I crossed, and found the place all alive in anticipation of a kermess, or fair, that was to be held there the next day but one.
Uncle John really had more fun out of the famous kermess than anyone else.