"Don't call her Mimie--you know papa does not like it?" adam a eve
"Yes; but there are so many things papa does not like I can never remember them all. Never mind about that; but listen to something I've got to tell you, if you'll never, never tell." the pocket pussy
"No, indeed I won't, Mary. What is it?"
"Not to Mrs. Denbigh?"
"No, not even to Mrs. Denbigh."
"Well, then, the other day--last Friday, Mimie----"
"Jemima!" interrupted the more conscientious Elizabeth.
"Jemima, if it must be so," jerked out Mary, "sent me to her desk for an envelope, and what do you. think I saw?"
"What?" asked Elizabeth, expecting nothing else than a red-hot Valentine, signed Walter Farquhar, pro Bradshaw, Farquhar, & Co., in full.