"Well, I'm here," she said; "what is it?" She still used that half-mocking, indifferent voice."I've had enough," she said, nodding to Mrs. Freeman in her bright way. "I'm going out into the garden now, to pick some roses."
"Nonsense, Evelyn. They disobeyed my most stringent orders. Are they not to be blamed for that?""Nonsense, Evelyn. They disobeyed my most stringent orders. Are they not to be blamed for that?"
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"No!" said Bridget. "She says they aren't good for you, so you shan't have them. Let's think of some more fun. Who's that new girl, who, you say, is going to arrive to-night?""Yes, my love, or she would not be returning."
"Janet," said Mrs. Freeman, "come here for a [Pg 47]moment. I want you to use your young eyes. Do you see any carriage coming down the hill?"She stood for a minute or two, then walked slowly back to the window, out of which her schoolmistress leaned.
She burst into sudden frantic weeping.
Miss Delicia hurried on, intent on some housewifely mission, and Olive entering the house went down a long stone passage which led to the sixth form schoolroom.