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If a man has bought a manservant or a maidservant and has a complaint, his seller shall answer the complaint.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
A pretty maidservant, heated and flushed with orders and compliments, crossed his path with a tray full of glasses.
NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
On the bench beside the gate sat the old maidservant with his little sister, a child six years old.
From some impure maidservant who has stolen into the household and the nursery?
She was, she declared, treated like a maidservant and made the hireling of the Despensers.
Ernestine's trim little maidservant was announcing a visitor who followed close behind.
A MILLIONAIRE OF YESTERDAYE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Many conditions might be inserted: as that the wife should act as maidservant to her mother-in-law, or to a first wife.
A maidservant brought in tea, set the table, and departed, Eleanor drew off her gloves and my glance fell on her right hand.
SIMON THE JESTERWILLIAM J. LOCKE
A maidservant saw us, came running out, and went running back, like the frightened lapwing from the wounded cat.
THE WHITE PEACOCKD. H. (DAVID HERBERT) LAWRENCE
By the friendship of an old maidservant she was carried up to a garret, where I was born.
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