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【THP-45】スーパーヒロイン危機一髪!!Vol.45SUPERLADYAlisa

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-27 14:35:09
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【THP-45】スーパーヒロイン危機一髪!!Vol.45SUPERLADYAlisa �


"Mypapaisdead!"shekeptwhisperingtoherself."Mypapaisdead!"

Saradidnotexpectmuch,andwasfartooproudtotrytocontinuetobeintimatewithgirlswhoevidentlyfeltratherawkwardanduncertainabouther.ThefactwasthatMissMinchin'spupilswereasetofdull,matter-of-factyoungpeople.Theywereaccustomedtobeingrichandcomfortable,andasSara'sfrocksgrewshorterandshabbierandqueerer-looking,anditbecameanestablishedfactthatsheworeshoeswithholesinthemandwassentouttobuygroceriesandcarrythemthroughthestreetsinabasketonherarmwhenthecookwantedtheminahurry,theyfeltratherasif,whentheyspoketoher,theywereaddressinganunderservant.

Ermengardewastooslowagirltobeequaltosuchasituation.Shecouldnotthinkofanythingtosay.Sheknewwhathadhappened,but,somehow,shehadneverimaginedSaracouldlooklikethis--sooddandpoorandalmostlikeaservant.Itmadeherquitemiserable,andshecoulddonothingbutbreakintoashorthystericallaughandexclaim--aimlesslyandasifwithoutanymeaning,"Oh,Sara,isthatyou?"

"Mypapaisdead!"shekeptwhisperingtoherself."Mypapaisdead!"

Ermengardestumbledupfromherfootstool.Sheshuffledacrosstheatticinherbedroomslippers,whichweretoolargeforher.Hereyesandnosewerepinkwithcrying.

"Isitaniceone?"inquiredLottie."Iwanttogoandseeit."

Ifshehadbeenolder,MissMinchinwouldhavegivenherthebiggergirlstoteachandsavedmoneybydismissinganinstructress;butwhilesheremainedandlookedlikeachild,shecouldbemademoreusefulasasortoflittlesuperiorerrandgirlandmaidofallwork.Anordinaryerrandboywouldnothavebeensocleverandreliable.Saracouldbetrustedwithdifficultcommissionsandcomplicatedmessages.Shecouldevengoandpaybills,andshecombinedwiththistheabilitytodustaroomwellandtosetthingsinorder.

"Ifshewouldrathernottalktome,"Sarathought,"Iwillkeepoutofherway.MissMinchinmakesthateasyenough."

"NeitherdoI--tospeakthetruth,"admittedSara,frankly."ButIsupposethereMIGHTbegoodinthings,evenifwedon'tseeit.ThereMIGHT>"--DOUBTFULLY--"BgoodinMissMinchin."


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