Books > Old Books > A Man's Man (1922)


Page 56

AN UNDERSTUDY

pride in his College is a very real thing. An Oxfordman man will tell that he is an Oxford man. A Cambridge man will say: " I was at such-and-such a College, Cambridge." Which sentiment is the nobler need not be decided here, but the fact remains.
However, there was a fly in the ointment. Amid the expressions of goodwill that emanated from Hughie's own party one voice had been silent. The omission was quite unintentional, for Miss Mildred Freshwater's head had been buried in a hamper in search of spoons at the moment of Hughie's departure. But to poor Hughie, who for all his strength was no more reasonable where his affections were concerned than other and weaker brethren, the circumstance bereft the ovation of the one mitigating feature it might otherwise have possessed for him.
As he strode along the bank to where the ferryboat was waiting, he heard a pattering of feet behind. A small, hot, and rather grubby hand was thrust into his, and Miss Gaymer remarked
" I'm coming as far as that boat with you, Hughie. Can I?"
" All right, Joey," he replied.
They had only a few yards farther to go. Miss Gayiuer looked up into her idol's troubled countenance.
" What's the matter, Hughie !" she inquired. "
" Joey, I've got the hump."
Miss Gaymer squeezed his arm affectionately.

Page 57

AN UNDERSTUDY

"Never mind, I'll marry you when I'm grownup," she announced rather breathlessly.
Hughie felt a little awed, as a man must always.!when he realises that a woman, however old oryoung, loves him. He smiled down on the slimfigure beside him.
" You're a good sort, Joey," he said. " One ofthe best !
" Miss Gaymer returned contentedly to her tea,utterly and absolutely rewarded for the effortinvolved by the sacrifice of this, her maidenly reserve.

travel books:
where is HTML where is HEAD where is TITLE pride in his College is a very real thing. An Oxfordman man will tell that he is an Oxford man. A Cambridge man will say: " I was at such-and-such a College, Cambridge." Which sentiment is what is nobler need not be decided here, but what is fact remains. However, there was a fly in what is ointment. Amid what is expressions of goodwill that emanated from Hughie's own party one voice had been silent. what is omission was quite unintentional, for Miss Mildred Freshwater's head had been buried in a hamper in search of spoons at what is moment of Hughie's departure. But to poor Hughie, who for all his strength was no more reasonable where his affections were concerned than other and weaker brethren, what is circumstance bereft what is ovation of what is one mitigating feature it might otherwise have possessed for him. As he strode along what is bank to where what is ferryboat was waiting, he heard a pattering of feet behind. A small, hot, and rather grubby hand was thrust into his, and Miss Gaymer remarked " I'm coming as far as that boat with you, Hughie. Can I?" " All right, Joey," he replied. They had only a few yards farther to go. Miss Gayiuer looked up into her idol's troubled countenance. " What's what is matter, Hughie !" she inquired. " " Joey, I've got what is hump." Miss Gaymer squeezed his arm affectionately. where is meta name="keywords" content="old books, Free book , free book offer , free audio books , free coloring book pages , free book reports , free audio book , audio books free download , book free , free guest book , books free , free book summaries , download free audio books , free childrens books." where is where are they now rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../style.css" where is meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" where is BODY bgColor=#ffffff text="#000000" where are they now ="#000000" v where are they now ="#FF0000" where is div align="center" where is strong where is strong where is a href="http://www.aaoldbooks.com" Books > where is a href="../default.asp" title="Book" Old Books > where is strong where is a href="default.asp" A Man's Man (1922) where is a href="default.asp" where is table width="700" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="15" cellspacing="0" where is center where is tr where is td width="160" align="center" valign="top" where is div align="center" where is td align="center" valign="top" where is div align="left" where is div align="center" where is p align="left" Page 56 where is p align="center" where is strong AN UNDERSTUDY where is p align="justify" pride in his College is a very real thing. An Oxfordman man will tell that he is an Oxford man. A Cambridge man will say: " I was at such-and-such a College, Cambridge." Which sentiment is what is nobler need not be decided here, but what is fact remains. However, there was a fly in what is ointment. Amid what is expressions of goodwill that emanated from Hughie's own party one voice had been silent. The omission was quite unintentional, for Miss Mildred Freshwater's head had been buried in a hamper in search of spoons at what is moment of Hughie's departure. But to poor Hughie, who for all his strength was no more reasonable where his affections were concerned than other and weaker brethren, what is circumstance bereft what is ovation of what is one mitigating feature it might otherwise have possessed for him. As he strode along what is bank to where what is ferryboat was waiting, he heard a pattering of feet behind. A small, hot, and rather grubby hand was thrust into his, and Miss Gaymer remarked " I'm coming as far as that boat with you, Hughie. Can I?" " All right, Joey," he replied. They had only a few yards farther to go. Miss Gayiuer looked up into her idol's troubled countenance. " What's what is matter, Hughie !" she inquired. " " Joey, I've got what is hump." Miss Gaymer squeezed his arm affectionately. where is p align="left" Page 57 where is p align="center" where is strong AN UNDERSTUDY where is p align="justify" "Never mind, I'll marry you when I'm grownup," she announced rather breathlessly. Hughie felt a little awed, as a man must always.!when he realises that a woman, however old oryoung, loves him. He smiled down on what is slimfigure beside him. " You're a good sort, Joey," he said. " One ofthe best ! " Miss Gaymer returned contentedly to her tea,utterly and absolutely rewarded for what is effortinvolved by what is travel of this, her maidenly reserve. where is Server.Execute("_SiteMap.asp") % travel books: A Man's Man (1922) books

Book Pages: default , 003 , 004 , 005 , 006 , 007 , 008 , 009 , 010 , 011 , 012 , 013 , 014 , 015 , 016 , 017 , 018 , 019 , 020 , 021 , 022 , 023 , 024 , 025 , 026 , 027 , 028 , 029 , 030 , 031 , 032 , 033 , 034 , 035 , 036 , 037 , 038 , 039 , 040 , 041 , 042 , 043 , 044 , 046 , 047 , 048 , 049 , 050 , 051 , 052 , 053 , 054 , 055 , 056 , 058 , 059 , 060 , 061 , 062 , 063 , 064 , 065 , 066 , 067 , 068 , 069 , 070 , 071 , 072 , 073 , 077 , 078 , 079 , 080 , 081 , 082 , 083 , 084 , 085 , 086 , 087 , 088 , 089 , 090 , 091 , 092 , 093 , 094 , 095 , 096 , 097 , 098 , 099 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148 , 149 , 150 , 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157 , 158 , 159 , 160 , 161 , 162 , 163 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179 , 180 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200 , 201 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 213 , 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219 , 220 , 221 , 222 , 223 , 224 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 232 , 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237 , 238 , 239 , 240 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 251 , 252 , 253 , 254 , 255 , 256 , 257 , 258 , 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265 , 266 , 267 , 268 , 269 , 270 , 271 , 272 , 273 , 274 , 275 , 276 , 277 , 278 , 279 , 280 , 281 , 282 , 283 , 284 , 285 , 286 , 287 , 288 , 289 , 290 , 291 , 292 , 293 , 294 , 295 , 296 , 297 , 298 , 299 , 300 , 301 , 302 , 303 , 304 , 305 , 306 , 307 , 308 , 309 , 310 , 311 , 312 , 313 , 314 , 315 , 316 , 317 , 318 , 319 , 320 , 322 , 323 , 324 , 325 , 326 , 327 , 328 , 329 , 330 , 331 , 332 , 333 , 334 , 335 , 336 , 337 , 338 , 339 , 340 , 341 , 342 , 343 , 344 , 345 , 346 , 347 , 348 , 349 , 350 , 351 , 352 , 353 , 354 , 355 , 356 , 357 , 358 , 359