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Milly Darrell and Other Tales

M. E. Braddon

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Book Excerpt: 
. . .econd terrace, with sloping green banks that melted into the turf of the lawn. The house stood on the summit of a hill, and from one side commanded a noble view of the sea.

A lady came out of the curious old stone porch as the carriage drove up, and stood at the top of the terrace steps waiting for us. I guessed immediately that this must be Mrs. Darrell.

Milly hung back a little shyly, as her father led her up the steps with her hand through his arm. She was very pale, and I could see that she was trembling. Mrs. Darrell came forward to her quickly, and kissed her.

'My darling Emily,' she cried, 'I am so delighted to see you at last.—O William, you did not deceive me when you promised me a beautiful daughter.'

Milly blushed, and smiled at this compliment, but still clung to her father, with shy downcast eyes.

I had time to look at Mrs. Darrell while this introduction was bein. . . Read More

Community Reviews

I do enjoy Mary Elizabeth Braddon. This is very short. Many could read it in an hour and as a slow reader it took me only a bit longer. There is a plot point which was all too obvious to provide a twist. Instead, it is what creates undercurrents. Does the old love resurface? And if it doesn't, what

Novella length piece of sensation fiction. A real page turner - my only disappointment was that it was so short.