The Red House

The Red House  (1902) 
by Edith Nesbit

Conventionally your life-story ended in a shower of rice at the church door...

And now all that was six months ago; and instead of attending to that destiny, the fairy princess and her unworthy prince were plunged over head and ears in their first quarrel—their first serious quarrel—about the real and earnest things of life....


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