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A Nice Quite Place

Auhtor: Francis Scott Fitzgerald

Language: english
Published: 1930

Genres:

fiction,  short stories
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Review by Timothy B. Riley, January 2005


Rating: (***)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'A Nice Quite Place':

... and die, but mother is sort of narrow-minded in some ways, and she feels that sixteen is too young to go to a prom and Lil Hammel's mother feels ...
... father had decided, from observations of their own and some revelations on the part of their elder daughter, Constance, that Josephine knew her ...
... was to be deprived this summer. A Nice Quite Place Chapter 2 ? Into Chicago, resonant with shrill June clamor out to Lake Forest, where ...
... think that maybe I am one. Oh, yes, you are. I can assure you of that. It occurred to her, not very hopefully, that under proper supervision something ...
... her that he wouldn't even come out here in September unless Ed invited her, too so Ed did. Probably a lot you care! You've probably had lots of ...
... I can't tell you about yet, and perhaps I'll soon have some news for you. Josephine did not appear to hear. Who shall we call on? she demanded eagerly. ...
... vein. At each house they visited she positively radiated animation, and displayed sincere disappointment when they found no one home. When her mother ...
... at her soft Good evening he stared at her with unmistakable signs of dismay. Then his hand went up as if to remove a hat, found none, ...
... he exploded. But I'm not used to girls. She was too winded to answer. But as her shaken composure gradually returned, she became aware of ...
... to understand. In general, a lack of self-confidence was enough to disqualify any boy from her approval it was the unforgivable sin, the white flag, ...
... would fade and there would be a stillness inside her like the stillness of these Michigan nights. That was what was lacking in Lake Forest???a stillness ...
... much care what I do. I've wasted the whole six weeks. She heard him laugh. I gather from your tone that someone is going to have to pay for it, ...
... sorry. If I could only help you. You can't help me. He turned gruffly away. You want me to go. He nodded. All right. I'll go. Still sobbing, ...
... should hope not. ???on one condition. Well? The condition is??? He fidgeted uncomfortably. You told me once that a lot of girls at Lake ...
... be sure and it was a desperate young man who returned to his host's that night. All next day his eyes followed her about miserably Miss Ticknor was ...
... It was legendary. There actually had been plots to entangle him into marriage, to entangle him into anything. There was the girl who tried to kill herself, ...
... dances from morning till night. They go out in their cars and kiss them from morning till night. Well, I know my little girl doesn't do anything like ...
... in uncontrollable grief, and on his face was a wildly harassed expression she had never seen there before. Constance gave a little gasping cry and sank ...
... in his car, and I am catching the train to Island Farms at seven. I have wired the housekeeper to meet me, so don't worry. I feel I have behaved terribly ...
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