global  >  America  >  NYC

【D-753】痴女宮DX

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-24 22:12:55
Typefacelarge in Small

【D-753】痴女宮DX �


'Don'ttalktomeabouther,John:Itoldyounottogonearher;sheisnotworthyofnotice;Idonotchoosethateitheryouoryoursistersshouldassociatewithher.'

'DoyoureadyourBible?'

'MyUncleReedisinheaven,andcanseeallyoudoandthink;andsocanpapaandmama:theyknowhowyoushutmeupalldaylong,andhowyouwishmedead.'

'Tenyears.'

'IlikeRevelations,andthebookofDaniel,andGenesisandSamuel,andalittlebitofExodus,andsomepartsofKingsandChronicles,andJobandJonah.'

'Perhapsyoumay-whoknows?HaveyouanyrelationsbesidesMrs.Reed?'

'DoyoureadyourBible?'

'What?'saidMrs.Reedunderherbreath:herusuallycoldcomposedgreyeyebecametroubledwithalooklikefear;shetookherhandfrommyarm,andgazedatmeasifshereallydidnotknowwhetherIwerechildorfiend.Iwasnowinforit.

LongdidthehoursseemwhileIwaitedthedepartureofthecompany,andlistenedforthesoundofBessie'ssteponthestairs:sometimesshewouldcomeupintheintervaltoseekherthimbleorherscissors,orperhapstobringmesomethingbywayofsupper-abunoracheese-cake-thenshewouldsitonthebedwhileIateit,andwhenIhadfinished,shewouldtucktheclothesroundme,andtwiceshekissedme,andsaid,'Goodnight,MissJane.'Whenthusgentle,Bessieseemedtomethebest,prettiest,kindestbeingintheworld;andIwishedmostintenselythatshewouldalwaysbesopleasantandamiable,andneverpushmeabout,orscold,ortaskmeunreasonably,asshewastoooftenwonttodo.Bessie,Leemust,Ithink,havebeenagirlofgoodnaturalcapacity,forshewassmartinallshedid,andhadaremarkableknackofnarrative;so,atleast,Ijudgefromtheimpressionmadeonmebyhernurserytales.Shewasprettytoo,ifmyrecollectionsofherfaceandpersonarecorrect.Irememberherasaslimyoungwoman,withblackhair,darkeyes,verynicefeatures,andgood,clearcomplexion;butshehadacapriciousandhastytemper,andindifferentideasofprincipleorjustice:still,suchasshewas,IpreferredhertoanyoneelseatGatesheadHall.


RELATED ARTICLES

Copyrightchina(cn)ding ding Technical support ding ding
HostGlobal News Network Co operationChina(CN) CopyrightGlobal News Network