Fragments of: Some Autobiographical Notes by a Counterfeit Governess (the Picaresque Remix)
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Fragments of: Some Autobiographical Notes by a Counterfeit Governess (the Picaresque Remix)

...mother was a prostitute. By this I do not mean that she was some common harlot, nor, Dear Reader, did she labour under the watchful eye of a brothel madam.

No wealthy man kept her for a mistress…

…not, in my early childhood, know who my father was – not, I hasten to add, because she did not keep careful track of what gentlemen she deigned to grant which favours,

but because she had the personal preference of never limiting herself to just one client at any one time.

Therefore, it was not until my twelfth year that she – having carefully examined my physical features – determined that my natural father must assuredly have been the late Lord B.

– a gentleman politician of the Whig party who unfortunately managed to squander his fortune on frivolous...

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most unfortunate set of circumstances which prompted my eldest half-brother to seek his fortune with the East-Indian Company, or so, at least, I have been given to understand,

though of course I never...

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