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by Saki
Jocantha decides to share her happiness with the less fortunate through a spot of afternoon philanthropy.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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An absent-minded old lady forgets where she left her niece.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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A woman tells of a particularly stressful experience involving a visiting bishop, a flood and a hungry leopard.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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Lady Drakmanton comes up with an unorthodox way of dealing with the miserly Misses Smithly-Dubb.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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Speculation about the outcome of the closest Derby race in years intensifies when Lola Pevensey claims to have dreamt the winner.
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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Lady Prowche has trouble putting together a guest list that will ensure her house party is argument-free.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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Crefton Lockyer begins to suspect that all is not right in the seemingly peaceful villiage of Mowsle Barton. One word: Witches!
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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A witty dinner conversation in which Clovis decides it is time his mother thought about getting married.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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The day before the big race and those gathered for Lady Susan's house-party are keen that their money be on the right horse.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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Mrs Mebberly takes on a little more than expected when she arranges to take the angelic looking young 'Adrian' on holiday.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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by Saki
Clovis discusses a match for Wriatislav - the black sheep of a rather greyish family.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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The residents of the Villa Elsinore lose a baby. Then they find a baby. Then they find another baby.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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Arlington Stringham makes a joke in the Houses of Parliament - but fails to consider the consequences.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
- Genre: Humor
3 Stars
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- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
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