Learn English Through Story - The Portrait by Edith Wharton
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Bear and Little Bear, and a generous. Com, also read synopsis and reviews. Edith, " The Lonely Doll, " admires Mr. Bear will let them stay. Both books made The New York Times Best Seller list and Wright went on to achieve the publication of eighteen other popular stories that have been loved by three generations of children and their parents.
When the elder Mr. Bear leaves on an errand, Edith and her companion, Little Bear, set off to explore the empty house together. Bear, who bent the doll and little bear over his knee and spanked them with his paw. The fashion designer Anna Sui, whose iridescent baby-doll dresses ignited her career, reportedly spent a decade tracking down a copy of the book, which she remembered from childhood. First editions can fetch hundreds of dollars.
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Bear's expensive clock fascinates Edith. She just has to touch it. But when she does, it falls down with a crash. Unable to admit that she has broken it, Edith's guilty conscience makes her so unhappy that she can't even enjoy her birthday party. In fact, Edith feels so badly about lying to Mr.