mistress


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mistress

A woman who takes control and plays the dominant role in BDSM role-play and sexual activities.
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But I'll find her sometime, Mistress Blythe--I'll find her sometime .
"You won't mind if I talk a good deal about her, will you, Mistress Blythe?
"You love my mistress, then, very dearly, Monsieur Chevalier?" said she.
"The only other lady in the house is Miss Verinder," answered my mistress, with a look of surprise.
The last sad day had come; the footman and the heavy luggage had gone off the day before, and there were only master and mistress and her maid.
Shelby, who, with a little womanly complacency in match-making, felt pleased to unite her handsome favorite with one of her own class who seemed in every way suited to her; and so they were married in her mistress' great parlor, and her mistress herself adorned the bride's beautiful hair with orange-blossoms, and threw over it the bridal veil, which certainly could scarce have rested on a fairer head; and there was no lack of white gloves, and cake and wine,--of admiring guests to praise the bride's beauty, and her mistress' indulgence and liberality.
But devoted to her mistress, and, making allowance for her awkwardness, not a bad nurse.
Her mistress signs to her to keep it in her hand; her mistress speaks.) 'Damoride, I have told you one of my secrets; shall I tell you another?' (Damoride waits, fearing what is to come.
She had been taken with a sudden fright, my mistress said, and master he told us she was in a fit of convulsions.
You can refer to me; and if the character I give is not considered sufficient, you can refer to the mistress you served before me -- "
Mistress Affery dreamed that the figure of her lord here began walking up and down the room, as if to cool his spleen, and that she ran away; but that, as he did not issue forth when she had stood listening and trembling in the shadowy hall a little time, she crept up-stairs again, impelled as before by ghosts and curiosity, and once more cowered outside the door.
“Come,” he cried, “come, Mistress Remarkable, bring yourself to an anchor on this chair.