Friday, January 6, 2012

l'amour, part 5

by gabrielle-jeanette perfidy

illustrated by rhoda penmarq

part five of seventy-eight

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"perhaps your little friend would like to visit? invite her to dinner, if you like."

"why do you say 'my little friend' ?
you have never met her or seen her. she might look like a polar bear for all you know."

"it is just an expression. good heavens, celeste, must you always be such a little bluestocking?"

"but you are the world famous author, aunt. i would think you would care to use words in a precise manner."






part 6

1 comment:

Dan Leo said...

Ha ha. Bluestocking's a word we don't hear often enough.