Sara Crewe is the pampered darling of her father, an army captain, and the Victorian London girls' school where he places her. But when her father dies, penniless, Sara becomes a skivvy in Miss Michin's school, befriended only by the scullery maid, Becky, her friends Ermengarde and Lottie, a little monkey, a lascar, and the mysterious man next door. Written by
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I admit I never *liked* the girl.
Because she could see through you, that's why! She knew you for what you are, a pity-less, hard-hearted woman who cares for nothing but money!
How dare you Amelia! Without my care for *money* as you put it, you would still be a frumpish nursemaid in...
I would rather be a *frumpish nursemaid* than accept your values a moment longer!