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  1. Sep 2021
    1. marriage was arranged

      Arranged marriage is atypical in America

    2. She looked at me, noticing my bare feet. (I still felt strange wearing shoes indoors, and always removed them before entering my room.) "Are you new to Boston?

      In America it’s normal to wear shoes in house, but not really in the east side of the world

    3. I am happy to warm Mrs. Croft's soup in the evenings," I suggested. "It is no trouble."

      He got used to living with her.

    4. For the most part she takes care of herself.

      Mrs. Croft seems to be very independent and stubborn, that’s why she gives off such a powerful impression.