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Uneasy Money

Uneasy Money


Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

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UNEASY MONEY By P. G. Wodehouse 1 In a day in June, at the hour when London moves abroad in quest of lunch, a young man stood at the entrance of the Bandolero Restaurant looking earnestly up Shaftesbury Avenuea large young man in excellent condition, with a pleasant, good-humoured, brown, clean-cut face. He paid no attention to the stream of humanity that flowed past him. His mouth was set and his eyes wore a serious, almost a wistful expression. He was frowning slightly. One would have said ...

Keywords: Aristocracy (Social class) -- Fiction British -- United States -- Fiction Humorous stories Inheritance and succession -- Fiction Love stories New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
The Little Warrior

The Little Warrior


Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

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THE LITTLE WARRIOR by P. G. Wodehouse U.K. Title: Jill the Reckless CHAPTER ONE 1. Freddie Rooke gazed coldly at the breakfast-table. Through a gleaming eye-glass he inspected the revolting object which Parker, his faithful man, had placed on a plate before him. Parker His voice had a ring of pain. Sir Whats this Poached egg, sir. Freddie averted his eyes with a silent shudder. It looks just like an old aunt of mine, he said. Remove it He got up, and, wrapping his dressing-gown about his long ...

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The Intrusion of Jimmy

The Intrusion of Jimmy


Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

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THE INTRUSION OF JIMMY BY P.G. WODEHOUSE CHAPTER I JIMMY MAKES A BET The main smoking-room of the Strollers Club had been filling for the last half-hour, and was now nearly full. In many ways, the Strollers, though not the most magnificent, is the pleasantest club in New York. Its ideals are comfort without pomp and it is given over after eleven oclock at night mainly to the Stage. Everybody is young, clean-shaven, and full of conversation: and the conversation strikes a purely professional ...

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Jill the Reckless

Jill the Reckless


Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

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JILL THE RECKLESS BY P. G. WODEHOUSE TO MY WIFE BLESS HER CHAPTER I THE FAMILY CURSE I Freddie Rooke gazed coldly at the breakfast-table. Through a gleaming eye-glass he inspected the revolting object which Barker, his faithful man, had placed on a plate before him. Barker His voice had a ring of pain. Sir Whats this Poached egg, sir. Freddie averted his eyes with a silent shudder. It looks just like an old aunt of mine, he said. Remove it He got up, and, wrapping his dressing-gown about his ...

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