1 Daily they became more frankly two girls playing at housework.
2 But after detached brown years in boarding-houses, Vida was hungry for housework, for the most pottering detail of it.
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3 There've been a good many times when we hadn't a maid, and I did all the housework, and cared for Hugh, and went to Red Cross, and did it all very efficiently.
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4 It was tolerable, far more tolerable than housework, but it was not adventurous.
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5 My sore throat kept me indoors, and grandmother had a cold which made the housework heavy for her.
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6 Often, too, they are girls that didn't know what they were coming to, that had hired out for housework.
7 Amy found that housework and art did not go well together, and returned to her mud pies.
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8 She is a capital nurse, and you may trust the precious babies to her while you do more housework.
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9 He did his own housework and dug in his garden.
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