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Finding him awake, he sat by his side and, with the earnestness of a nursery-maid, patted him off to slumber.
Why, he ordered his chamber-maid to bring him some soap and warm water, that he might wash the sour krout off his hands.
A trim maid then brought in the tea equipage, and Georgie did the honours with her usual unaffected grace.
When I am an old maid I am going to mount the platform and preach the training of the voice in childhood.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
And Mrs. Haggard, after attempting to soothe the wounded feelings of her maid, directed her to accompany them.
She rose impatiently and bathed her eyes before ringing for the maid to lace her for dinner—it was long past tea-time.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
It was a large, beautiful room, rich and picturesque in the soft, dim light which the maid had turned low.
A maid, alarmed at the din of breaking glass, entered the room to discover what was the matter.
She was interrupted by the entrance of a fine tall blooming girl of eighteen, holding in her hand a pretty little maid of five.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Letty has just had another baby, and her dairy-maid got married and left at this busy time, and I'm sick and good for naught.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE

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