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ID
b30
Title
The Schoolmistress
Genre
Story
Page Count
11
Word Count
2280
Publication Year
1928
Topics
Old Age, Loneliness

An aging spinster, thirty years a diligent teacher, attends a party accompanied by her living companion of twenty years. When she sees her friend flirt with the schoolmaster, she feels despair about her life.

In Day’s End and Other Stories (1928), Thirty Tales (1934).