By J. M. Barrie
The prolific Scotish writer and dramatist J. M. Barrie is most famed for his construction of Peter Pan. Born in Kirriemuir, Forfarshire in 1860, he graduated Edinburgh college and started operating as a journalist. quickly after he released his first novel larger lifeless becaming a well-liked author with many profitable novels. After his most famed paintings Peter Pan he nonetheless persisted to jot down on growing many extra liked stories.
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ALICE. ' AMY. ' She strokes her mother soothingly. ' ALICE. ' AMY. ' ALICE. ' Helped by encouraging words from Amy she departs on her perilous enterprise. The two conspirators would now give a handsome competence to Cosmo to get him out of the room. He knows it, and sits down. ' GINEVRA. ' COSMO. ' He pauses at the door. 'I say I believe you're trying to get rid of me. ' AMY. ' COSMO. ' As soon as he has gone they rush at each other; they don't embrace; they stop when their noses are an inch apart, and then talk.
STEVE. 'I beg your pardon. ' Amy inclines her head in a way that Ginevra and she have practised. Then she flings back her cloak as suddenly as an expert may open an umbrella. Having done this she awaits results. Steve, however, has no knowledge of how to play his part; he probably favours musical comedy. ' STEVE. ' STEVE. 'Perhaps if you will sit down--' Amy decides to humour him so far. She would like to sit in the lovely stage way, when they know so precisely where the chair is that they can sit without a glance at it.
And half-past eleven has struck. ' She means that she does know. COSMO. 'I'll see you to your place whenever you like. ' GINEVRA. 'You child. But I simply can't go till I know what has happened. ' COSMO. 'That's all right. ' GINEVRA. ' COSMO. ' GINEVRA. 'The theatre. ' Here Cosmo takes up a commanding position on the hearthrug; it could not be bettered unless with a cigar in the mouth. htm (59 of 76) [9/22/2008 8:53:45 AM] Alice Sit-By-The-Fire COSMO. 'Look here, Miss Dunbar, it may be that I have a little crow to pick with mother when she comes back, but I cannot allow anyone else to say a word against her.
Alice Sit-By-The-Fire by J. M. Barrie