- Software name: appdown
- Software type: Microsoft Framwork
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"Why?"What is to be done, Lilias? he said in a low voice.
Very well, replied the King; but what I fear is, that notwithstanding your good intentions, you will be surrounded by persons whose influence will mislead you, and owing to evil counsellors, your own abilities may perhaps even lead you to commit follies.One of the men cursed the Dead-Letter office.
"It is insolent to adopt the tone you have adopted to Mrs. Disneyfirst in your own houseon the solitary occasion when my wife and I were your guestsand next at the dinner-table last night. I took no notice of your manner on the first occasionfor though I considered your conduct offensive, I thought it might be your ordinary[Pg 178] manner to a pretty woman, and I considered I did enough in forbidding my wife ever to re-enter your house. But last night the offence was repeatedwas grosserand more distinctly marked. What do you mean by talking to my wife of Lord Lostwithiel with a peculiar emphasis? What do you mean by your affectation of a secret understanding with my wife whenever you pronounce Lord Lostwithiel's name?"
"My dear love, you shall see her as soon as the railway can bring her here. Remember, it is you who have forbidden me to send for her. You know how dearly she loves youhow willingly she would come to you. I'll telegraph to her within half an hour."
"Nothing that she dislikes will do her any good," he told Colonel Disney. "There is no use in being persistent about anything. Fancies and whims stand for a great deal in such an illness as hers."