Personally I disagree with their ideas Personally I believe that congenial work

Personally i disagree with their ideas personally i

This preview shows page 12 - 15 out of 47 pages.

Personally, I disagree with their ideas. Personally, I believe that congenial work, with excitement and change, would do me good. But what is one to do? I did write for a while in spite of them; but it does exhaust me a good deal—having to be so sly about it, or else meet with heavy opposition. I sometimes fancy that in my condition if I had less opposition and more society and stimulus—but John says the very worst thing I can do is to think about my condition, and I confess it always makes me feel bad. So I will let it alone and talk about the house. The most beautiful place! It is quite alone standing well back from the road, quite three miles from the village. It makes me think of English places that you read about, for there are hedges and walls and gates that lock, and lots of separate little houses for the gardeners and people.
Image of page 12
English ENG3U-B Lesson 11 Copyright © 2009 The Ontario Educational Communications Authority. All rights reserved. 5 (do not send in for evaluation) 2. a)How is the setting mysterious? List three details.
Image of page 13
Lesson 11 English ENG3U-BCopyright © 2009 The Ontario Educational Communications Authority. All rights reserved.6He said we came here solely on my account; that I was to have perfect rest and all the air I could get. “Your exercise depends on your strength, my dear,” said he, “and your food somewhat on your appetite; but air you can absorb all the time.” So we took the nursery at the top of the house. It is a big, airy room, the whole floor nearly, with windows that look all ways, and air and sunshine galore. It was nursery first and then playroom and gymnasium, I should
Image of page 14
Image of page 15

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 47 pages?

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture