Tessie sat by the window, but as I came in she rose and put both arms around my neck for an innocent kiss.
I am sure I wished to do so, and yet Tessie pleaded with me in vain.
I was not good, not even scrupulous, but I had no idea of deceiving either myself or Tessie.
Had it been anybody but Tessie I should not have bothered my head about scruples.
Tessie leaned back on the open window-sill and began very seriously.
Tessie hesitated, and you know what happens when people hesitate.
By five o'clock Tessie thinks she'll throw up her job then and there.
Sober, he would have known that no human beings could be less alike than Tessie Kearns and the Montague girl.
About half an hour later Tessie was telling her little kitten what mother had said.
I believe if theyd have let me go with them into the woods last night, I could have found poor, precious little Dot and Tessie.