A Christmas Promise (The Christmas Stories, Book 7) by Anne Perry

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Yer gonna do yer chores, like I am,” Gracie replied firmly. Minnie Maude’s mouth pulled tight to stop her lips from trembling. She searched Gracie’s face, hope fading in her. She took a shaky breath. ” Gracie said desperately. ” She felt hot and cold at once with the rashness of what she had just said. Instantly she wished to take it back, and it was too late. “In’t no sense till we think,” she said again. “Yeah,” Minnie Maude agreed. She forced a rather wobbly smile. ” And she turned and walked away, heading into the rain.

She had to be lost. She didn’t belong there, or on Chicksand Street—one over. Gracie had lived on these streets ever since she had come to London from the country, when her mother had died six years before, in 1877. She knew everyone. ” she asked as she reached the child. “This is ’eneage Street. ” The girl looked at her with wide gray eyes, blinking fiercely in an attempt to stop the tears from brimming over onto her cheeks. “Thrawl Street,” she answered. That was two streets over to the west and on the other side of Brick Lane, out of the neighborhood altogether.

She glanced around the yard and saw three old bicycles whose wheels had missing spokes, several odd boots and shoes, kettles, pieces of china and pottery, some of it so beautiful she stared at it in amazement. There were old fire irons, a poker with a brass handle, ornaments, pots and pans, pieces of carpet, a cabin trunk with no hinges, unwanted books and pictures, all the things a rag and bone man collects, in with the actual rags or bones for glue. Minnie Maude stood still, ignoring the scattered takings around her, just staring solemnly at Jimmy Quick.

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