In the afternoon, we drove back to Honolulu, and attended a sewing-circle at the house of one of the foreign residents.
But the destination of the work done by the sewing-circle—that is different.
The lady's fondness, and the gentleman's blindness, were topics ably handled at every sewing-circle in the town.
Gradually they drew me into a sewing-circle that was in existence then, and a reading club.
There fell a hush of awe over the sewing-circle, and even Miss Snob was a moment in bringing out her second.
I simply smiled vaguely, and asked where the sewing-circle was to be next week.
Did Captain Baynell attend the meeting of the sewing-circle?
The topic was not an uncongenial one to the members of the sewing-circle, who had really very little to talk about.
This view was propounded in a sewing-circle discussion and, leaking down to us through our mothers, greatly amused us.
They could not laugh at her: they could not sneer at gay deceivers and lovelorn damsels when she went to the sewing-circle.