A Delicate Hint
C K, pseud. [Charles S Keene] *
[Cannon], pseud. [Thomas S Seccombe] *
Light, Instruments, Gender
Shows a young woman on a shoreline looking at her cousin through the wrong end of a small telescope. She tells him that he looks 'so nice such a long way off', to which another cousin (standing behind her) replies 'Aw—just so'.
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