Chapter 20 Summary

Archer and May are in London on the last leg of their European honeymoon. May bought a completely new wardrobe in Paris but is having trouble deciding what to wear to a dinner party. She and Archer have been asked to dine with Mrs. Carfry, a British acquaintance of Janey’s and Mrs. Asher’s. May feels reluctant to go. She claimed she is shy around strangers.

The newlyweds have been in Europe for three months, and May is anxious to go home. She does not like traveling—even less than Archer had expected. May enjoys the shopping and the new places to walk and swim, but that is the extent of her interest in Europe.

In the three months they have been married, Newman Archer has relinquished all his former...

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