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I Live Again Warwick Deeping

I don’t have much to say about this book. Haven’t read it and don’t plan to. I like the color coding! Very convenient. If it was coded red I’d be more likely to read it.

She stopped me. She had a loving voice. Almost, it caressed me.

“John–”

“Yes, ma’am.”

“You were pert to Sir Hubert.”

“He was insolent to me, ma’am.”

“La, is that possible? But, John, I wish to test you.”

“You devil,” thought I, “you lovely devil. Am I a wasp to be trapped in a jampot?”

“Yes, ma’am,” said I.

“Sir Hubert is a very impetuous gentleman. If I walk with him–I would have you near.”

I nearly spilled the water when she said this. I seemed to know that something terrible would happen in the days that were to come.

I like this usage of the word ‘pert’, I’ve never heard it used this way. I guess it’s related to ‘impertinent’ probably.

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