allow me," said the maid
, who on her knees was pulling the skirt straight and shifting the pins from one side of her mouth to the other with her tongue.
When Mother Maudlin comes to thank Maid
Marian for her present, she is told that no such present was ever intended, and so she in anger curses the cook, casting spells upon him:
Without more words the maid
led them to a richly furnished drawing-room, lighted with subdued rainbow tints that came in through beautiful stained-glass windows.
Being now left alone with her maid
, she told her trusty waiting-woman, "That she never was more easy than at present.
Now the maid
Zinita watched him till he was gone, and love of him entered into her heart--a love that was fierce and jealous and strong.
Keep your brevet, Mademoiselle de la Valliere shall be a maid
The girl, therefore, threw a ball at one of the maids
, which missed her and fell into deep water.
When the bride saw it she wanted to have it, but the maid
would only give it her on condition that she should sleep for the third time by the Prince's door.
produced the cloak and bonnet from the bedroom.
Still, well done or ill done, he found a motive for the maid
you seek," said she, and again she broke the silence like the moon breaking through the clouds, "what manner of maid
In the matter of the lady's maid
he claimed his fitting position at last -- he followed nobody; he took the lead!
I pray you, friend, to give us `The Bells of Milton,' or, if you will, `The Franklin's Maid
Now, the only two servants (excepting Rosanna herself) who had remained under examination for any length of time, were my lady's own maid
and the first housemaid, those two being also the women who had taken the lead in persecuting their unfortunate fellow-servant from the first.
Tree Miss Hester Worsley, Miss Julia Neilson Alice, Maid
, Miss Kelly Mrs.