Round shoulders had Jo, big hands and feet, a flyaway look to her clothes, and the uncomfortable appearance of a girl who was rapidly shooting up into a woman and didn't
This shook me up considerable, because I didn't
want to go back to the widow's any more and be so cramped up and sivilized, as they called it.
Tom said: "But you know I didn't
know you were my mother; and besides--"
But it ain't reasonable; be- cause, why didn't
you tell me, child?
I've been that worried about you I didn't
know what to do.
My instinct may have told me that my only protection was obscurity, but I didn't
know how and where to find it.
I wouldn't be so much alarmed if I didn't
know how utterly reckless you CAN be.
He was talking to God and he didn't
seem to be very much inter- ested in it, either.
Of course I've heard of you, seen your picture in the papers, and all that, and, though I say it that shouldn't, I want to say that I didn't
care a rap about those articles you wrote on Mexico.
Rachel Lynde, "though, mind you, there was a time I didn't
think so--that evening I came up to see Anne and she treated us to such a scene.
At first, I declare to you, it didn't
seem possible that he was addressing himself to me.
But I didn't
even know you'd went," cried Nancy, tucking the little girl's hand under her arm and hurrying her down the hill.