Generated Time: Sat, 24 Feb 18 15:58:01 +0800
 

'A Pair of Silk Stockings' by Kate Chopin


No media source currently available

Little Missus Sommers one day found herself the unexpected owner of fifteen dollars. It seemed to her a very large amount of money.

The way it filled up her worn money holder gave her a feeling of importance that she had not enjoyed for years.

The question of investment was one she considered carefully. For a day or two she walked around in a dreamy state as she thought about her choices.

She did not wish to act quickly and do anything she might regret. During the quiet hours of the night she lay awake considering ideas.

A dollar or two could be added to the price she usually paid for her daughter Janie's shoes. This would guarantee they would last a great deal longer than usual.

She would buy cloth for new shirts for the boys. Her daughter Mag should have another dress. And still there would be enough left for new stockings — two pairs per child.

Read more »
 
 
关于听新闻学英语

听新闻学英语 给你带来全新的英文学习方法, 在你学习的过程中可以随时了解世界上最新的新闻动态.

详细介绍 »
支持与帮助

服务中心.

常见问题(FAQ) »
联系我们

电话:
电邮: app@learnabc.com.au

在线帮助 »