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4. Finally, it was 5:30 P.M. and if I could have "dashed" out I would have. Went to Mm's arrived and found strangely enough that Mom's house was HOT. In addition to the general heat Mom had the oven going, Adele was there, sitting curled up on a chair with one of Mom's house dresses on and Beth a big girl now with long pigtails, walking around as ever with someone's high heeled shoes on and Pepi's robe and Adele's old girdle. She looks less like her mother than ever, more like Arthur's family. She continues giggly - hates school (the lessons part) but seems to have a natural shrewdness and cleverness about non child matters. She may be a big girl, I mean a tall one. We set the table in the living room.