Daphne, an Autumn Pastoral by Margaret Sherwood

By PG volunteer: Stephanie L. Johnson, sljhnsn@ma.ultranet.com DAPHNE, AN AUTUMN PASTORAL by Margaret Sherwood CHAPTER I “Her Excellency,–will she have the politeness,” said Daphne slowly, reading from a tiny Italian-English phrase-book, “the politeness to”–She stopped helpless. Old Giacomo gazed at her with questioning eyes. The girl turned the pages swiftly and chose another phrase. “I