When a mysterious illness wiped out her family, Sarah Blake survived the sickness but it left her with a twisted mouth and a permanent smile. She was taken in by her father’s scheming cousin Iris. Though Sarah’s family were poor, Aunt Iris owned a mill where she planned to make Sarah a slave.
- Reprinted and translated to Dutch as “Sarah’s glimlach van verdriet” – Debbie #46 (1985)
- Sarah’s Smile of Sorrow – #43 (2 July 1983) – #54 (17 September 1983)