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glovoB and hair but I know it's nothing to
Circe's now one. It's boon tho talk of Our
Fraternity for weeks. You ought to soo it. "
Lavender: "I am sure I should liko to
very much. What is it made of ? "
Calypso, (gliblyy. u Palo green surah,
with canary colored trimmings, and old gold
sash, made Empire, with Medici collar, cut
Y nock and en train, Wattoau pleat in tho
back, and jabot of real lace shirred down tho
front in cascades."
Gladys: "She got it for tho next Psi
party. Sho and I both got invitations. You
know wo aro usually tho belles. Perhaps
sometime you will bo invited too, Lavender
dear, if putting her arms around her) you
should over bo a Gamma Gamma Lambda.
I'm going to introduce you to some of tho
Psi boys after chapel. They aro tho flyest
boys in the University, and you know wo
aro right in with thorn. Once one of Our
Girls married a Psi sho was a lovoly girl,
too and she has been quite liko a mother
to them ever since."
CALYrso: uIf it was only last year, Lav
ender could go alright. Wo could give ono
of our leap year parties. Wo gave them
regularly last year, and had a leap year card
club where we entertained our young gentle
Qiadyb: uYes, and Oirco got tho prize.
I do so wish she was hero. 1 am sure you
will liko her."
Calypso: "I think I know whore sho is,
Gladys darling, and I'll go and look for her.
I'm almost sure 1 saw her talking with Eric
Gustafson he's the new Zeta, you know,
Lavender in tho hall," (Going).
Gladys: "Calypso is such a sweet girl.
And she's awfully smart, too. Sho always
gets a hundred. Thoy say she's tho best in
Shakespeare, and she thinks Macbeth is aw
Lavender: "The best? Why, someone
that was in the class told mo .that Miss
Klingonspohr was not very good."
Gladys: "That must have been ono of
those horrid barbs. They aro so envious.
I know Calypso is good because Circe told
mo so, and because sho is tho smartest girl
in Our Fraternity.' Bosidos, I know that
sho always crams up on tho Shakespeare
references in tho library, and knows Mrs.
Jameson's Shakospoaro's Heroines by heart.
But horo bIic comes again."
Gladys Lynny Calypso Klingenspohr, Lav
ender Zathrop, Psyclonia Stevens.
Calypso: "Circe O'Rourko was taking
with Mr. Gustafson, and she wouldn't come
away. I found Psyclonia, though. Psy
clonia graduated last year, you know,
Layonder, and posts in "
Psyclonia: "Lavender? By Jinks you
must bo tho Lavender Lathrop that Gladys
was talking about at Our last meeting.
Tickled to death to know you. Shako on
it. Good gracious 1 I almost forgot and
gave you the Gamma Gamma Lambda
Gladys: "Where have you been, dear
est? Wo wore hoping you would como for
Psyclonia: "Out in tho hall having a
gay old time with Frankie. I'm almost
sure that if Cal horo hadu't come and taken
me away, ho would have asked mo to ice
Gladys: "Frank Freshlet is another of
tho Zeta boys, Lavender."
Lavender: "Ice cream?"
Psyclonia: "Cert! I remember Georgio
Jones took mo to ico cream onco, two years
ago. Tho frat boys sometimes do take us,
when it gets towards spring."
Galypso: (aside to Lavender) "Psy
clonia has awfully tnl;ing ways with tho
boys. Sho has been engaged seven times,
and not all this lenj year either."
Psyclonia: "By tho way, Lavvy, I hoar
you attended ono of those antiquated liter
ary societies last Friday. How in tho world
did you stand it, to moot all sorts of people?
You know they aren't a bit exclusive, and I
suppose they introduced about 'steen dozen
countrys to you, and made you lisVen to a
rocky literary program. You ought to hear
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