She could not even go to Father for comfort, as she had gone when she burned her hand so badly, picking up the red-hot poker by mistake. She forgot that she had wanted to die soon, so that she could overtake Father.
The Murrays were all going but Emily was not to go. You will live because there is something for you to do, I think. Aunt Laura started and paled. Emily, on the floor under the table, arranged her legs comfortably and sat triumphant.
Your Uncle Wallace might, seeing as he reckons himself the head of the family. I says to him, says I, 'You know how hard she takes things, and if you drop off suddent some day it'll most kill her if she hasn't been prepared. You'll take no cats, miss. That little window had always seemed to Emily to open on a world of wonder.
She felt his dear nearness as he sat down on the chair beside her, in his old red dressing-gown. She fled to the kitchen stove--she whisked off a cover--she crammed the book into the glowing fire.
The Maywood people came and looked at his dead face with a freedom and insolent curiosity they would never have presumed on in life. And she felt quite sure she would not be told till morning, if then. None of these things had any charm or consolation for her now.
At last in the evening, Emily made her bitter decision. Not many women would 'a' done it, living as they do here. But she curled herself up on the floor and laid her cheek against the polished side of the casket.emily of new moon by montgomery, l.
m. (lucy maud), to mr george boyd macmillan alloa, scotland in recognition of a long and stimulating friendship. Jan 04, · It is decided that Emily would live at New Moon with rigid Aunt Elizabeth, timid Aunt Laura and odd Cousin Jimmy. Helped by her overactive imagination and some new friends, Emily slowly adjusts to life at her new home/10().
Emily is also said to be semi-autobiographical in nature, so I was very curious to explore her series. I lept into the first book, "Emily of New Moon," as soon as the box arrived, and found even this initial book about Emily's childhood to be very different from agronumericus.coms: Submit a new link.
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message the. Emily of New Moon is the first in a series of novels by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Similar to her earlier and more famous Anne of Green Gables series, the Emily novels depicted life through the eyes of a young orphan girl, Emily Starr, who is raised by her relatives after her father dies of consumption.
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