I must have something to match my dress, and blue inside," said Fanny, bringing out her ribbon boxes.
It will be done in time, and the dress likewise, so look your prettiest, and accept my blessing," continued Polly, seeing that Fan liked her raillery.
You ought to have seen the little witch laugh in her sleeve when any one admired the dress, for she wore it all summer and looked as pretty as a pink in it.
Wragge, throwing the shawl over the dress in a sudden fit of desperation.
Or perhaps I should say, unpleasant remembrances of that dress belonging to your niece?
Lecount displayed on hearing that the dress in the wardrobe was the very dress in which Magdalen happened to be attired at the awful moment when the ghost vanished, encouraged Mrs.
A figure all in yellow white, with but one shoe to the feet; and it hung so, that I could see that the faded trimmings of the dress
were like earthy paper, and that the face was Miss Havisham's, with a movement going over the whole countenance as if she were trying to call to me.
Janet sat and smiled, looking horribly uncomfortable in her hideous dress
, and John Douglas sat without smiling.
To go to church in a faded print dress, with a shabby little old sun-hat and worn shoes
Are you really going to church to-morrow in that dress, Sis?
We were all waiting in the orchard for the Story Girl who had not begun to dress for church until Cecily and Felicity were ready.
The Story Girl wore her school print dress and hat also, and was gloveless and heavy shod.
Moffat, she saw a happy, bright-eyed face in the mirror, as she laid her ferns against her rippling hair and fastened the roses in the dress that didn't strike her as so very shabby now.
Do you think she'd be offended if we offered to lend her a dress for Thursday?
Moffat, who judged others by herself, and the sensible resolution to be contented with the simple wardrobe which suited a poor man's daughter was weakened by the unnecessary pity of girls who thought a shabby dress one of the greatest calamities under heaven.