Advertisement

Condemned Woman

  • Frances Gray
Chapter
  • 17 Downloads

Abstract

I went to the “Waldorf” to tea — & while waiting in the vestibule by myself a gentleman came up to me — raised his hat and said “Good afternoon, are you Romance?” I thought he was mad & turned away & sat on a couch — he followed & continuing the conversation said “Im sorry if youre not, but I have an appointment here with a lady with whom Ive corresponded thro a “Personal Column”, she calls herself “Romance” & she was to wear a black frock & a black lace hat. I was wearing the blk frock with the roses on it & the lace hat you like. Then he moved away & later I saw him at a table with a girl in a blk frock with steel beads & a black lace hat, so I supposed he was speaking the truth, altho at the time I doubted it. (Letter to Bywaters, 15 August 1922)

Keywords

Sexual Infidelity Daily Mail Detective Story Independent Woman Criminal Appeal 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Frances Gray 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Frances Gray
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SheffieldUK

Personalised recommendations