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  1. Watch and Ward

    Watch and Ward is a short novel by Henry James, first published as a serial in The Atlantic Monthly in 1871 and later as a book in 1878. This was James' first attempt at a novel, though he virtually disowned the book later in life. James was still in his apprentice stage as a writer, and Watch and Ward shows predictable immaturity. It's an odd, sometimes melodramatic tale of how protagonist Roger Lawrence adopts an orphaned twelve-year-old girl, Nora Lambert, and raises her as his eventual bride-to-be. But complications ensue, sometimes in a bizarre manner. James later called Roderick Hudson his first novel instead of Watch and Ward.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watch and ward in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watch and ward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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