- She was twenty-seven perhaps, plump, and in a coarse fashion pretty .
- I felt quite flattered when jane said that she knew her father would like me . then i found out that he likes plump women who believe men are superior beings ? a bit of a back - handed compliment , i felt
- 5 reward lost , stolen or strayed from his residence 7 eccles street , missing gent about 40 , answering to the name of bloom , leopold poldy , height 5 ft 9 1 2 inches , full build , olive complexion , may have since grown a beard , when last seen was wearing a black suit