"Miss Williams?" my chambermaid, Kay, called through my closed door.
"Yes, Kay," I answered in irritation. I had been deep in thought, enjoying a peaceful moment to myself, when she interrupted.
"Your mother wishes آپ to شامل میں her in the receiving room," Kay stated solemnly, and I could tell سے طرف کی the tone of her voice that I would not be pleased with the upcoming conversation.
"Alright. Thank you, Kay," I replied with a heavy sigh as I heard Kay retreat back down the hallway. I rose to my feet, walked out the door and made my way towards the room where I knew my mother, Charlotte, was waiting. Don't...