Chapter 1 They were all at Charing Cross to see Lilia off–Philip, Harriet, Irma, Mrs. Herriton herself. Even Mrs. Theobald, squired by Mr. Kingcroft, had braved the journey from Yorkshire to bid her only daughter good-bye. Miss Abbott was likewise attended by numerous relatives, and the sight of so many people talking at once and
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A ROOM WITH A VIEW by E. M. Forster CONTENTS: PART ONE I. The Bertolini II. In Santa Croce with No Baedeker III. Music, Violets, and the Letter “S” IV. Fourth Chapter V. Possibilities of a Pleasant Outing VI. The Reverend Arthur Beebe, the Reverend Cuthbert Eager, Mr. Emerson, Mr. George Emerson, Miss Eleanor Lavish,