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girls

parthenophobia.
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And Louis sat beside me and observed--I do believe he did no more than observe, because Haydee was not his style of girl.
THE FLOWER GIRL [protesting] Who's trying to deceive you?
Tip seized the basket eagerly and began to eat, following for a time the strange girl without bothering to ask questions.
The girl looked quickly up into Chandler's clear, pleasant countenance.
No, but sometimes it seems to me that she's a different kind of friend with the Story Girl than she is with me and you," reflected Cecily.
Such a number of nights,' said the girl, with a touch of woman's tenderness, which communicated something like sweetness of tone, even to her voice: 'such a number of nights as I've been patient with you, nursing and caring for you, as if you had been a child: and this the first that I've seen you like yourself; you wouldn't have served me as you did just now, if you'd thought of that, would you?
You must know,' answered the black girl, 'that the Fairy in whose power we both are is my own mother, but you must not betray this secret, for it would cost me my life.
she said quite unemotionally, as though it was a matter of little moment that a young girl should be upon intimate terms with savage jungle beasts.
And as the girl watched them she noted with horror that the poor creatures were chained by the neck to the doors.
The servants had been frightened by the invasion of that wild girl in a muddy skirt and with wisps of damp hair sticking to her pale cheeks.
asked a young girl of Mademoiselle Matilde Roguin, the lively oracle of the banking group.
Still, I cannot see as it matters much, for I wish my Patchwork Girl to be useful rather than ornamental.