Archive | June 12, 2019

Agnes Grey (Chapter 17)

CHAPTER XVII CONFESSIONS As I am in the way of confessions I may as well acknowledge that, about this time, I paid more attention to dress than ever I had done before.  This is not saying much—for hitherto I had been a little neglectful in that particular; but now, also, it was no uncommon thing […]

Agnes Grey (Chapter 16)

CHAPTER XVI THE SUBSTITUTION Next Sunday was one of the gloomiest of April days—a day of thick, dark clouds, and heavy showers.  None of the Murrays were disposed to attend church in the afternoon, excepting Rosalie: she was bent upon going as usual; so she ordered the carriage, and I went with her: nothing loth, […]