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Summary of the Book 'A Beautiful Possibility':
A Beautiful Possibility Dodo Press by Edith Ferguson Black. Edith Ferguson Black 1857- 1936 was the Canadian author of A Princess in Calico 1903 A Beautiful Possibility 1904 Allan Ruthven Knight 1907 and Shipmate 1915 .
Excerpts from the Book 'A Beautiful Possibility':
... the thought which has floated-nebulous-across our mental vision, suddenly resolves itself into tangible form and becomes a solid fact to be confronted ... ... at last with a sobbing sigh. Mrs. Everidge leaned over and kissed the trembling lips. I think sometimes the earthly fatherhood is taken from ... ... of disdain. The lower orders, my dear Evadne, are incapable of those delicate perceptions which constitute the mental atmosphere of those of finer ... ... your reason for this can be! Where will you find so good a boy? I am not aware that Socrates thought it necessary to acquaint the worthy Xantippe ... ... while Dyce is as happy as the day is long. Do the poor Christians always do the singing while the rich ones sigh? Mrs. Everidge smiled. ... ... together, but Mrs. Hildreth's gaze was fixed intently upon the lace shawl she was knitting and Louis just then gave a sudden turn to the conversation. ... ... days after the funeral the Manager sent for John to come to his private office. He was a pleasant man and had taken a kindly interest in the capable ... ... in the besetting sin of your sex, or, like the mother of the race, you may find your apple choke you in the chewing. Evadne shook her finger ... ... two ter see how they eat, an ef we find it don't cost too much ter fatten 'em up, we'll go inter the bizness reglar after making which cannibalistic ... ... little Hans and Gretchen. Exactly, and I to the Club grounds. Diametrically opposite, you see. But Uncle Lawrence promised me. He said ... ... Isabelle? Mamma says this nursing fad of hers upset Papa completely. He said the Hildreth honor had better not be mentioned any more. ... ... I cannot tell you when it is coming off, but she has worn his ring for years. They will not give us any satisfaction-deep as the sea, you know. ... ... she exclaimed passionately, why cannot we stand still and enjoy? It would grow monotonous, little Vad. Progress is the law of all being, ... ... could understand, and by the sweet influence of human love and sympathy lift their thought above the earthly shadows up to the love of God. ... ... wealthy Mrs. Greyson said with a sigh, as she folded her jeweled fingers over her rich brocade, I don't see how you do it! Life is one long presentiment ... ... his low, sweet laugh. Could she be the same Evadne, or was it all a dream? Isabelle stood beside her as she began to prepare for the night. She ... ... dripped over his delicate legs. Serve you right if there were! and his voice was full of scorn. You're about as fit to handle horseflesh as ... ... b'lieved your father? 'I will not leave you orphuns, I will cum ter you.' I 'specs dat verse is meant speshully fer you, Miss 'Vadney. But ... ... eyes lightened. It is God's world, he answered with a sweet reverence. Evadne looked full into the shining face. Do you know Jesus Christ? ... ... Dat's a no 'count livery notion, Miss 'Vadney, a coverin' up de cracks an' makin' de horse's hufs look better dan dey is. De King's chillens ...