CHAPTER I.BOARDING-SCHOOL SCRAPES.
E never had any until Witch Winnie came to room in our corner.
We had the reputation of being the best behaved set at Madame's, a little bit self-conscious too, and proud of our propriety. Perhaps this was the reason that we were nicknamed the "Amen Corner," though the girls pretended it was because the initials of our names, spelled downward, like an acrostic—
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