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dark men I saw after that, but I didn’t care much for any of them, and anyhow I suppose it’s too early to be looking out for him yet.

W16. I was so excited I couldn’t even talk, so you may know what it was like.

X16 I don’t think I like it, Marilla, because I wasn’t trying to be funny.

Y16 Beyond, the Avonlea hills came out darkly against the saffron sky.

Z16 I’m glad you’ve got back, I must say. It’s been fearful lonesome here without you, and I never put in four longer days.”

A17 gazing into that joyous glow where the sunshine of a hundred summers was being distilled from the maple cord-wood.

B17. Anne came back from her other