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Written by Elena
(5/4/2005 5:44 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Questions re terms in chapter 12, penned by LaurieC
Probably the same gingerbread that is mentioned in The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett. Win. Jenkins writes to fer fellow-servant, "Remember me to Saul ó poor sole! it goes to my hart to think she donít yet know her letters ó But all in Godís good time ó It shall go hard, but I will bring her the A B C in gingerbread; and that, you nose, will be learning to her taste." (Ch. 36)
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