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  • n  a female domestic

  • Its plot: a very pleasant, honest tramp so ingratiates himself with an old maid and her maidservant that they make him a permanent guest, even stealing liquor from a neighboring .
  • In the late 18th Century, a lady had to call in both a manservant and a maidservant for the lacing job, and if she was stout the two helpers had to use a wooden crank.
  • A Nepalese maidservant records the traumatic abuse that she and many others have suffered in the Middle East.

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