By Elizabeth von Arnim
Lucy Entwhistle's loved father has simply died, and elderly twenty-two, she unearths herself by myself on the earth. Leaning opposed to her backyard gate, dazed and unsatisfied, she is disturbed via the surprising visual appeal of the perspiring Mr Wemyss.
This middle-aged guy can also be in mourning - for his spouse, Vera, who has died in mysterious situations. sooner than Lucy can acquire herself, Mr Wemyss has taken cost: of the funeral preparations, of her type Aunt Dot, yet so much of all of Lucy herself, physique and soul. Elizabeth von Arnim's masterpiece, VERA is a forceful examine of the facility of fellows in marriage - and the weak point of girls in love.
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