1.3 En l'année 1817/In the Year 1817 28/09/10-6/10/10

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Re: 1.3 En l'année 1817/In the Year 1817 28/09/10-6/10/10

Postby Aurelia Combeferre » Wed Jul 10, 2013 10:39 am

July 10, 2013

A Merry End to Mirth

http://www.online-literature.com/victor_hugo/les_miserables/36/

The results of the surprise.

Let me just say it: inasmuch as I know that Tholomyes' actions weren't unique to him and that these things happened in this time period, I still really want to throttle him after the last line.
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Postby Aurelia Combeferre » Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:15 pm

July 11, 2013

One Mother Meets Another Mother

http://www.online-literature.com/victor_hugo/les_miserables/37/

Fate hangs on the simple matter of a traveler, an innkeeper's wife, and three little girls.
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Postby Aurelia Combeferre » Fri Jul 12, 2013 12:42 pm

July 12, 2013

First Sketch of Two Unprepossessing Figures

http://www.online-literature.com/victor_hugo/les_miserables/38/

The couple manning the mousetrap.
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Re: 1.3 En l'année 1817/In the Year 1817 28/09/10-6/10/10

Postby Aurelia Combeferre » Sat Jul 13, 2013 2:03 am

Realized that the past chapters and this should have been in another thread. Ah well.

July 13, 2013

The Lark

http://www.online-literature.com/victor_hugo/les_miserables/39/

How to nickname a little girl.
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