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The Spymistress The Spymistress by Jennifer Chiaverini
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“Hope is never false. One's hopes may not be fulfilled, but that doesn't not mean it was wrong to hope”
Jennifer Chiaverini, The Spymistress
“He nodded, rueful. “I immediately caught myself”
Jennifer Chiaverini, The Spymistress
“brothers and I finished digging the grave he had already begun, and we buried him in the company of Mr. Orrick’s wife and two good German women, neighbors”
Jennifer Chiaverini, The Spymistress
“Hope is never false. One’s hopes may not be fulfilled, but that does not mean it was wrong to hope.”
Jennifer Chiaverini, The Spymistress
“And as Miss Austen wrote, ‘It is poverty only which makes celibacy contemptible to a generous public! A single woman, with a very narrow income, must be a ridiculous, disagreeable, old maid! The proper sport of boys and girls; but a single woman, of good fortune, is always respectable, and may be as sensible and pleasant as anybody else.”
Jennifer Chiaverini, The Spymistress