By Olive San Louie Anderson
This old publication could have various typos and lacking textual content. buyers can often obtain a loose scanned reproduction of the unique booklet (without typos) from the writer. no longer listed. now not illustrated. 1878 variation. Excerpt: ... bankruptcy XL finish OF THE PKEPARATION.--BEGINNING OF THE occupation. "Large pursuits hold the soul unfastened; just like the nice oceancurrents which interchange the climates of the globe, they stability the character and alter all excess."--Anon. while the second one semester started, Will elected her reviews with out consulting anyone other than Nell. She secretly was hoping that Randolf wouldn't be within the similar sessions, for then she may hardly ever see him, and that, she suggestion, will be a very good reduction. She determined to take background and analytical chemistry, and she or he stored on with Greek and Latin. while she went into Professor Roemer's room to get the checklist of old questions, the 1st one she observed used to be Pandolf, who had come for a similar goal. "Why, of course," she inspiration, "I may need recognized he might take background! and perhaps, finally, it's a little cowardly for me to be unwilling to satisfy him in recitations." Nell took chemistry additionally, and so they made themselves huge aprons, and engaged tables on the laboratory part by means of facet. the 1st morning, once they have been arranging the bottles at the cabinets and washing test-tubes, Will glanced throughout to the following row, and on a card above one of many tables she observed Randolf's identify, which intended that he had engaged it for paintings. It was once really a twist of fate that Randolf must have selected functional chemistry too, and she or he was once extra amused than frustrated on the undeniable fact that their tables have been so positioned that she might see the again of his head each time she regarded up. Randolf had selected a path in toxicology as a likely assist in his destiny paintings, in order that Will's factors and his have been an identical in electing paintings within the laboratory; for she had again to her unique goal of learning drugs, and for this a path in chemistry used to be the first...
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An American Girl, and Her Four Years in a Boys' College by Olive San Louie Anderson