Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva
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She was standing in front of a shop window on Bubbling Well Road...


She was standing in front of a shop window on Bubbling Well Road, contemplating a huge embroidered dragon that sprawled over the back of a silk mandarin jacket, feasting upon its lustrous loveliness.

(From I Loved Her in Shanghai by John Richard Finch, published in 1936).

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