MAID


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AcronymDefinition
MAIDMassive Array of Idle Disks
MAIDMultimedia Assets for Industrial Design (est. 1996; EU)
MAIDMulti-Purpose Assistant-Type Independent Droid (Mai-Otome Manga)
MAIDMaine Association of Independent Doulas (Brewer, ME)
MAIDMagnetic Anti-Intrusion Device
MAIDMonoclonal Anti-Idiotype Antibody
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But the maid answered her, and even spoke more haughtily than before: 'Drink if you will, but I shall not be your waiting-maid.
And he briefly narrated what the maid had seen, and showed the broken stick.
cried Natasha turning her head and clutching with both hands at her hair which the maid who was dressing it had not time to release.
So some make ready the bower, the tables and the seats, while Maid Marian, Little John and others set out to hunt.
I will tell her you are here, miss, and ask her to grant you an audience," said the maid.
As in the month of June, the damask rose, which chance hath planted among the lilies, with their candid hue mixes his vermilion; or as some playsome heifer in the pleasant month of May diffuses her odoriferous breath over the flowery meadows; or as, in the blooming month of April, the gentle, constant dove, perched on some fair bough, sits meditating on her mate; so, looking a hundred charms and breathing as many sweets, her thoughts being fixed on her Tommy, with a heart as good and innocent as her face was beautiful, Sophia (for it was she herself) lay reclining her lovely head on her hand, when her maid entered the room, and, running directly to the bed, cried, "Madam--madam--who doth your ladyship think is in the house?
Now the maid saw him and screamed faintly, then grew silent, wondering at the greatness and the fierce eyes of the man who spoke to her.
The roof was mended, a kitchen maid was found--a crony of the village elder's--hens were bought, the cows began giving milk, the garden hedge was stopped up with stakes, the carpenter made a mangle, hooks were put in the cupboards, and they ceased to burst open spontaneously, and an ironing-board covered with army cloth was placed across from the arm of a chair to the chest of drawers, and there was a smell of flatirons in the maids' room.
it is there you are mistaken, madame," said Montalais, highly exasperated; "I am no longer a maid of honor, of madame's at least.
I will come and help you so that you may have everything ready as soon as possible, for all the best young men among your own people are courting you, and you are not going to remain a maid much longer.
When it was evening she said to her bridegroom, 'That stupid maid wants to sleep by your door.
Would Madame, therefore, be good enough to follow Miladi's maid up the stairs?