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Behind the screen one of the saleswomen smiled encouragingly and nodded.
The other shrugged her shoulders. She had small, close-set eyes, a long thin
nose and tight lips of the regulation puce colour. Behind her silken screen Anna
sat on ...
As they went out Babette put her arm round Anna's waist and whispered: 'Don't
answer Madame Pecard. We don't like her. We never talk to her. She spies on us.
She is a camel.' That afternoon Anna stood for an hour to have a dress draped ...
The American gentleman approved of Anna, and said so, and Anna gave him a
passionately grateful glance. For, if the vendeuse Jeannine had been uniformly
kind and encouraging, the other, Madame Tienne, had been as uniformly ...
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TIGERS ARE BETTER-LOOKINGUser Review - Kirkus
This continues and no doubt concludes the republication of the works of Jean Rhys — a collection of her short stories from her earliest (1927) ones to those of the '60's. Anything Jean Rhys wrote is ... Read full review
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Just awful stream of consciousness short stories about almost suicidal women. Read full review
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