“That is very strange,” said her great-great-grandmother, when Letitia had finished.
There was a wicker sewing-basket in the room, Miss Letitia's property.
"Dear Peggy," Letitia murmured, kissing the astonished girl on both powdered cheeks.
For Miss Letitia was afraid of storms, thunder storms especially.
"Well, I shall teach it to say something prettier," Letitia declared.
Arethusa was very grateful to Miss Letitia for having made it.
The idea of the delicatessen dinner—whatever it might be—alone with Letitia, in our newly-acquired home, was simply captivating.
Mamma Letitia is away visiting, and I shall have the best chance.
Edith had kept her as long as she could, but the girl felt that her place was with Miss Letitia.
It was this moment that Letitia chose for rapping at the door.
fem. proper name, literally "gladness," from Latin laetitia, from laetus "glad," of unknown origin.