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Going to Shrewsbury
Sarah Orne Jewett
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 1 a perturbed old countrywoman a perturbed old country woman
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as soon as she had recovered herself as soon as she recovered herself
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an' being broke o' my rest an' bein' broke o' my rest
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an' live twenty-two miles from where an' live forty-two miles from where
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and go 'long some o' my own folks and go 'long o' some o' my own folks
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the misery o' movin', an'

She's an [an'] old creatur',

mousin' there's goin' to be for me."

the misery o' changin', an'

She's an old creatur',

mousin' there's goin' to be for me!"

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'prove of nothing Is'iah

an' p'r'aps [p'r'haps] 't is his misfortune

'prove of anything Is'iah

an' p'r'aps 't is his misfortune

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Where do you s'pose they be all goin'?

quite up to the average, be they?

Where do you suppose they be all goin'?

quite up to the everage, be they?

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I did undertake to read it over

awful tedious readin' and my head

I did ondertake to read it over

awful tedious, and my head

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that she would never be persuaded that she never would be persuaded
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had written a letter for her had written for her
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be all that she could save be all she could save
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brought our former journey freshly to my mind.  I had last heard from her just after she got to Shrewsbury brought our journey freshly to my mind.  I had heard from her last just after she got to Shrewsbury
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come back to live, but she wouldn't hear of it, and thought they would miss too many privileges.  She has been going to concerts and lectures this winter come back to live; but she wouldn't hear of it, and thought they would miss too many privileges.  She has been going to concerts this winter
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She's be'n extry smart She's b'en extry smart
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I wondered what had become of the cat I wonder what has become of the cat


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