- May 2008
“Jolly creatures, small girls, Jeeves,” he said, after a while.
“Of course, I can imagine some fellows finding them a bit exhausting ~ er -in large numbers.”
“I must confess, sir, that I used to feel that myself. In my younger days, sir, I was a servant at a school for young ladies.”
“No, really? I never knew that before. I say, Jeeves, did the -er -dear little things giggle much in your day?”
Almost all the time, sir. ,
P.G. Wodehouse, 'Bertie Changes His Mind: A story told by Jeeves', 1925.
Sunday, 24 October, 2010.
Text available at: https://sites.google.com/site/historumbookdiscussion/13---pg-wodehouse-the-swoop