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THE REPUBLICAN , OUSTER COUNTY , NKBKABKA.
Ingly eensltlvo about It , so she merely
gueised what reply hop cblld expected :
"It's all settled , donr. Cnptnln Solwyn
arrived n moment ago. " And she clos
ed th * ( llo.
It was already too late any bow , and
presently , turalug to see who was soat-
d OB W * left , Selwyn found hlmaelf
gazing Into the calm , Hushed face of
AJlxe Rutaven. It
waa tlielr third en
They exchanged a dazed nod of rec
ognition , a meaningless murmur , and
turned again , apparently undisturbed ,
to tliolr respective dinner parties
A great many curious eyes lingering
on them shifted elsewhere In reluctant
As for the hostess , she had for one
Instant come as near to passing heav
enward as she could without doing It
when she discovered the sltuatlou.
Then she accepted It with true humor.
She could afford to. But her daugh
ters , Sheila and Dorothy , suffered
acutely , being of this year's output
and martyrs to responsibility.
Meanwhile Selwyn , grimly aware of
an accident somewhere and perfectly
conscious of the feelings which must
by this time dominate his hostess , was
wondering how best to avoid anything
that might resemble a situation.
Instead of two or three dozen small
tables scattered among the piiltns of
the winter garden their hostess had
preferred to construct n great oval
board around tin * aquarium. Tbo ur-
8 lii > vn found litinsel } mixing into the lace
of Allxe RuUivcn.
rangeintnt made it a little easier for
gelwyn and Mrs. Rutliveu. He talked
to his dinner partner until she began
to respond In monosyllables , which
closed ouch subject that ho opened and
wearied him as much as he was borIng -
Ing her. But Bradley Harmon , the
man on nor rigut , evidently Had bet
ter fortune , and presently Selwyn
found himself with nobody to talk to.
which came as near to embarrassing
ului as anything could and which so
enraged his hostess that she struck hla
partner's name from her lists forevnr.
People were already glancing at him
askance In sly amusement or cold curi
Then he did A thing which endeared
blm to Mrs. T. West Minster and to
her two disconsolate cblldrou.
"Mrs. Huthven , " he said very uat-
nrally and pleasantly , "I think perhaps
we had better talk for a moment or
' two If you don't mind. My dinner
'partner Is quite Impossible , you see ,
and I happen to be hero as a Oiler In-
commanded to the presence only a few
minutes ago. It's a pardonable error.
I bear no malice. But I'm sorry for
There was a silence. Allxe straight
ened her slim figure and turned , but
young Innls. who had taken her In , had
become confidential with Mrs. Fane.
As for Selwyn's partner , she probably
divined his conversational designs on
her , but she merely turned her bura
shoulder a trifle more unmistakably
and continued her gossip with Bradley
Allxo broke a tiny morsel from bor
bread , senslblo of the tension.
"I suppose , " she said as though re
citing to some new acquaintance an
mnnslng bit of gossip , "that we are
destined to this sort of thing occa
sionally and had bettor got n ed to It. "
"I suppose so. "
"Please. " she added after a pause ,
"aid me a little. "
" 1 will If 1 can. Whnt am I to say ? "
"Have you nothing to say ? " she ask
ed , smiling. "It need not bo very civil ,
you know , as long ns nobody hears
To school hid features for the decep
tion of others , to school his voice and
manner and at the same time look
sinmiv.iy ) into tne gruro of ins youth
and hope Bulled for the sort of self
command foreign to his character
Glancing at him under her smoothly
fitted musk of amiability , she slowly
Krevv efrild of the sltuatlou , but not of
her ablilt.v i < > sustain bur own pa it.
Tli..v --.cli.inged u few meunlngless
s ; ilu'ii shu resolutely took \uuug
t1 An. , from Kosumund Fano.
letivluj ; St-hvyn to count the bubbles
In tils wl.K'Lf'as-i '
lint lu u U-u moments , whether by
nccidfiit or deliberate design , Iloja-
iti iin J Intertorcd again , and Airs , limb-
veu v ; iu confronted with the choice of
u squ.ibble for possession of young In- J
nls , of conspicuous silence or or're - j
* uuiln , ; once uioie wlib Selwyn. and
.she chose the last resort
"Ymi are living In town'/ " she aslod
"Of course ; I forgot I met a man
last night who said you hud entered |
the firm of N'oergurd & Co"
" 1 have Who "
vvns the uiun ?
"You can never guess , Captain Sel
" 1 don't want to. Who was he ? "
"Pleaso don't terminate so abruptly
the few subjocta wu nave In reserve
Wu may be obliged to talk to each oth
er for u numbw of uilnutoa If Hosu-
inutid doesn't let us alone. The man
was Boots Lansing. "
"Boots ! Herd"
"Arrived from Manila Sunday. As
usual , he Introduced yon as the sub
ject and told me oh , dozens of things
about you. I auppoao ha began inquir
ing for you before he crossed tbu
troopers' gangplank , and somebody
sent him to Neorgurd & Co Unveu't
you seen him ? "
"No. " lie said , staring at the bril
liant fish , which gilded along the crys
tal tank , goggling tholr eyes at the
"You you uro living with tbe Qe-
rards , I believe ? " she said carelessly
"For awhile. "
"Oh ! Boots suyu that ho Is expect
ing to take an apartment wltb you
"What ! Has Boots resigned ? "
"So he snys. H told me that you
bad resigned. I did ot understand
that I Imagined , you were here on
leave until I board about Neergard fit
"Do you aupposo 1 could have re
mained In the service ? " he demanded.
Ills volco was dry and almost accent-
"Why not ? " she returned , paling.
"You may answer that questionhnoro
pleasantly than I can. "
She usually avoided champagne , but
sbo had to do something for herself
now. As for him , ho took what was
offered without noticing what ho took
and grew whiter and whiter. But a
fixed glow gradually appeared and re
mained on her cheeks. Courage , Impa
tience , a sudden anger at the forced
conditions , steadied her nerves.
"Will you please prove equal to the
situation ? " she said under her breath ,
but with a charming smile. "Do you
know you are scowling ? These people
here are ready to laugh , and I'd much
prefer that they tear us to rags on sus
picion of our overl'rlendllness. "
"Who IB that fool woman who la
monopolizing your partner ? "
"Rosamund Fano. She's doing It oa
purpose. You must try to arnllo now
and then. "
"My face Is stiff with grinning , " ha
nald , "but I'll do what I can for you"
"Pleaso Include yourself too. "
"Oh , 1 c n stand their opinions , " ho
said. " 1 only meet the yellow sort oc
casionally. I don't herd withthem. . "
"I do , thank you. "
"How do you lko | thorn ? Whnt Is
your opinion of the yellow set ? Hero
they sit all about you the Phoenix
Mottlys , Mrs. Delmour-Carnea yonder ,
the Dniymores , the Orchils , the Yen-
denning lady , the Lawns of West-
lawn" ho paused , then deliberately
"and the Jack Ituthvens. I forgot ,
Allxe. that you are now perfectly
equipped to curry aloft the golden
"Go on , " she said , drawing a deep
breath. She forced n smile and drew
her glass toward her. The straw tint
; ed wine slopped over and frothed on
| the white skin of her arm.
"Well , " she breathed , "this ghastly
dinner Is nearly ended. "
lie nodded pleasantly.
"And Phil ? " a bit tremulous.
"What ? "
| "Was It all my fault 1 mean In the
beginning ? I've wanted to ask you
| that to know your view of It. Was
"No. It was mlna tuost of It. "
"Not all not half. Wo did not know
how. That Is the wretched explana
tion of It nil. "
"And wo could never bare learned.
That's the rest of the answer. But
the fault Is not there. "
" 1 know 'better to bear the Ills we
have. " " !
"Yts ; more respectable to bear them. '
Let us drop this In decency's name ,
After a allanea she began : "On * more
thing. I must know It , and I am go- '
Ing to ask jou If I may. Sh.iil I'- "
Ho smiled cordially , and she Inuf
as though confiding a delightful bit of
news to him.
"Do you rogurd mu as sutlleleutly
important to dislike mo ? "
"I do uot-dlsllke you "
"Is It stronger than dislike , Pull ? "
"Contempt ? "
"What U ItV"
"It Is that I buva not y t become
"To my-folly ? "
"To mine "
She strove to laugh lightly and , fall
ing , raised her glass to her lips again.
"Now you know , " he said , pitching
his tones still lower. "I am glad , after
all , that wo have had this plain under
standing I have never felt unkindly
toward you. I can't What you did I
might have prevented had I known
enough , but I cannot help It now , nor
can you If you would. "
"If I would. " she repeated gayly , for
the people opposite wcro staring.
"We ore done for , " he said , nodding
carelessly to a servant to reflll his
glass , "and I abide by conditions be-
causa I chose to , not , " he added con
temptuously , "because a complacent
law has tethered you to to the thing
that has crawled up on your' ' knees to
have Its cars rubbed "
The level Insult to her husband stun
ned her. She sat there , upright , the
white smllo stamped on her stiffened
lips , lingers lightening about the stem
of her wineglass.
He began to toss broad crmubs to
the scarlet flsh , laughing to himself In
an ugly way. "Why , Allxe , only look |
at him ! Look at his gold wristlets ; Us-
ten to bl.s simper , his lisp. Little girl (
oh. little girl , what have you done to
yourself , for you have done nothing to
me , child , that cau match It In sheer
atrocity ? "
Her color was long In returning.
"Philip , " she said unsteadily , "I
don't think I can stand tbla"-
"YeH , you can- "
"I am too close to the wall. I"
"Talk to Scott Innls. Take him
away from Rosamund Fane ; that will
tide you tiver. Or feed those fool llsh :
like this ! Look how thov rush and
flap and spatter ! That's amusing.
Isn't It for people with the Intellects
of canaries ? Will you please try to
pay something ? Mrs. T. West Is ex
hibiting ( he reslleKs symptoms of a
hen turkey at sundown , and we'll all
go to roost In another minute. Don't
shiver ( hat way ! "
"I f-rnn't control it. I will In n mo
ment. Give mo a cliiiuco. 'IV. I It to me.
"Certainly. The season IISIH boon un
usually jrny and the opein most stupid
ly brilliant Stocks cnnilnno to llnotu-
ate. Another old woman was loosed
and gored by n mud motor thin morn-
inn More time. Allxo ? With pleasure
Mrs Vondonnlng tins bought ti third
rate castle in Wales A innn wits found
< leid : with n copy of the TiIlium- his
pocket. Hie verdict being in ui-coiiliince
with fact. The I'niiMlliii miul1 -
( tin It was ovet n | liiht n llurr.v ol
sweeping skirts , ranks of Mud ; nuil
white In escort to the p-is-age of the
fluttering silken procession.
"Go'idby " she said "I run not stayIng -
Ing for the dunce"
"CJnodhy , " he said pleasantly " 1
wish you butter fortune for the fntnie
I'm sorry 1 was rough"
He was not staying either. A dull
excitement possessed him resembling
suspense , as though ho were awaiting
a denouement , MH though there was
yet some crlsi. ) lo come
After awhile ho found himself In the
The younger set WUH anhlng Ho
recognized several youthful poople.
friends of ft I loon Crroll. and , taking
his hcirliiup : among these bright , fresh
faces , n in Id this animated Hi mug. con
stantly Increased by the arrival of
others , he started to find the hostess ,
now lo t to sight In Hie lireexy circle of
sill ; and lace Hutting in from the Mulrs
Tie heard minion announced which
meant nothing to him which stirred
no memory , mimes which sounded
vaguely lamlllnr , mimes which CM used
him to turn quickly , lint seldom were
the faces as familiar an the names
He said to n girl behind whose chair
he was standing"All the yonngci
brothers and sister.uru coming here
to confound me I hear n MKInnls
announced but it turnout to he tier
"Il > the wa.dn . you know my
name'/ " she allied
"No , " heiiild frankly "Do yon know
mine ? "
"Of course I do I listened drouth
le Iy when somohod.v | Mevented .ton
wholesale at .voin slilcr's the other
day. I'm Uosamnnd Kane You
might us well lie instructed because
you're to Hike me in at the Orchils'
novt Thursday night , I believe. "
Looking up at a chlnlcss young man
who had halted near her. she said ,
"George , this Is Captain Selwyn. "
Glancing at Solwyn"Have you 'met
my bus.snd ! ? Oh of course"
T'is'.t I-M li ni.v I ; i commonplace or
two , then ojii ! ! pi-ojiic separated them
without resistance on their part. And
Selwyn found himself drifting wildly
In the vapid exchange of.
civilities which cost nobody u mental
His sister , he had once thought , wns
certainly the most delightfully youth
ful mntrou In New York , nut now ho
made an exception of Mrs. Fnno , Itojn-
tnuud Fane was much younger inuit
hnvo bean younger , for she still bed
something of tbnt volatile troshueti ,
tnat vague atuiosphcro of Immaturity
cJUuglug to her like a perfume almost
too delicate to detect , mid under that
tbe most profound capacity for mis
chief he had over linown of. Saunter
ing amiably nmld the glittering groups
continually forming and disintegrating
under the clustered lights , ho finally
succeeded In'reaching his hostess ,
And Mrs. T. West Minster dlseiigug-
cd herself from the throng wllh Inten
tion as he approached.
No. And he was so sorry , and It
was very amiable of his boat ess to
want him , but lie was not remaining
for the dance.
So much for the luwii-js who stood
there massive and ; ; cm laden , her kind
ly and painted features tinted now
with genuine emotion
"Can you forgive u ver.v much inortl-
fled old lady who Is really and truly
fond of .vou ? " she said.
lie laughed , holding her fat , ringed
bunds In both'of liN with all the at
tractive deference that
explained his populari
ty Uislng excitement
had yen I Hie col
or Into Ids face aud
cleared his pleasant
gray eyes , and he look
ed vor.v young and
handsome , his broad
shoulders bent a trifle
helore Hie enameled
and bejevveled matron
"Forgive , yon ? " ho
. repealed , with u luugli
contrary , 1 thank you.
Mrs. Huthven Is one of the most
charming women I know , If that la
what you mean. "
Looking nfter him UH ho made bis
way toward the cloakroom , "The boy
h thoroughbred , " she. reflected cynical
ly , "aud the only amusement anybody
csn get out of It
will be at my ox-
petisul Itositmuiul Is u perfect call"
j He had aent for his cub. whleli , no
doubt , was In Hue KO mo where , wedged
' 1 among the rank * of cnrrlnges strHcli-
lug east and west along Hie NIIOW.V
street , and he stood on the thick crim
son carpet under the awning while It
was being summoned. The CornelliiH
HuydaniB , emerging from the house ,
offered Selwyn lonnuan room , but he
Kiiilllngly declined , having a mind for
solitude mill Hie Lenox club A plm
lan.of debiitantea , opera hound , also
left Then Hie
tide sel heavily
the oilier way.
: ind I he. re seem
ed no end to the
line of in riving
v e li I v I e s mid
guests mull lie
heard n nil mo
ed lincK an up-
tor. and Solwyn
saw MI-H Until-
ven , enveloped
In white furs ,
step from the
portal .V/IC//H / /
She saw him
as he moved lincli , no.lded , pushed dl
rectly to her brougham and MM I'oot
on the step. Pausing here , she looked
about her light mid left , then nvci liei
shoulder straight Intel , in .Selwyn. and
as she stood In silence , evidently
awaiting him , It became Impossible
for him any lougei to mlsiindersland
without a public affront lo her
When he started toward her she
spoke to her maid. : ind Hie latter
moved aside , with a word to Hie groom
"My maid will dismiss yoni car
riage , " she Maid pleasantly when he
hulled beside her "There in one thing
more uhlcli I must MI ) to von"
Was tills uiai | lie had e\iei | ted haz
ttrd might bring to him ; Was this the
prophecy of his hammering pnl < e > :
"Pleaco hurry before people come
out. " she added and eniered the
"I can't do this , " he muttered
"I've sent away rn\ maid " she said
"Xolxidy hu noticed Those me serv
: int out there Will yon please come
iKjfore anybody arriving or departing
does notice ? "
And an he did not mo\e. "Are you
going to mul.e me con > plcuoui > by this
humiliation before servants ? "
He said tumethlug between bis set
teeth and entered the bioiigliiun
"Do you know what you've done ? "
he demanded harshly
"Yes ; nothing yet. But you would
have done enough to stir this borough
If you bud delayed another second. "
"Tour maid saw"
' "My maid Is my maid. "
He leaned back In his corner irrny
"Naturally. " he said , "you are the
one to be considered , not tin * oiau In
the CUBO , " I
"Thank 700. Are you tue wan Intba 1
" * '
case ? "
"Them Is no ease , " he smld coolly.
"Then why worn- about me ? "
lie folded his arms sullenly at bay ,
yet Inn ) no ptctn nlilou of what to ex
pect from her.
"You weie very brutal to mu. " ttht
vnld nt length
"I know n. and I did not Intpnd to
U1 The vvouls came "
"Yon bad mo at your mercv and
sln > v\od me llttlo a verv little at tlrst ,
nfliM wind none "
"Tho vv.irdi CIIUIK. " he ivpeatod "I'm
k'lel , with -e | | contempt. I titvoii" | |
She iii-t hei white gluveil i-liiovv on
the window sill mid rested her chin In
"Thill money. " she said , with an ef
fort. "Yon set some inside for me. "
"Half , " he nodded ciilml.v
"Why ? "
He was silent
"Why ? I did not u k for It There
was nothing In the Hie lugil pro
ceedings to lead you to bellevo that I
desired It , was there ? "
"Well , then"her
-her breath cauie uu-
Btoitdlly-"vvhut was there In me to
make you think I would accept It ? "
He did not reply
"Answer mu. This Is the time to an-
Hwor me. "
"The answer Is simple enough , " ho
said In a low voice. "Toirothor we hud
made a failure of paitnorKlilp.Vhon
that partnership was dissolved Ihero
remained the Joint capital to he divid
ed. And I divided It. Why not ? "
"That capital VVIIB yours In the beginning -
ginning , not mine. What | bud of my
own von never cntilrnlled nurl I timU-
It with me vvliiMi I went. "
"It was very little. " ho wuid.
"Whui of that ? Did that concern
yon ? Did you think I would have ac
cepted anything from yon ? A thou
sand times I have been on the point of
notifying .von through attorney tluit
the deposit now * " standing In my name
Is at your disposal. "
"Why didn't you notify me then ? "
he asked , reddening to the temples.
"Because I did not wish to hurt you
by doing It that way. And I had not
the courage to any It kindly over my
own signature That Is why , Captain
And us lie remained silent : "That Is
what I hud to suy ; not nil. becaiiMe I
wish to to i ha nk yon for offering It.
You did imi have ver.v much either ,
and yon divided what you had. So I
thank yon , and 1 return It. " The ten-
* Ion forced her to attempt u laugh.
"So we eland once more on equal terms
unless you have anything of mlnu to
" 1 have your photograph. " ho suld.
Tim silence lusted until he straight
ened up 'and , rubbing the fog from the
window glass , looked out.
"We are In the purk , " he remarked ,
turning toward her.
"Yes I did not know how long II
might tuko to explain matters. You
are freu of mo now whenever you
lie picked up the telephone heal-
tuted. "Homo ? " he Inquired with an
effort. Ami at the forgotten word
they looked at onu another In utrlcken
"Y-yos ; to your borwt first If you
will let me drop you thero"
"Thank you. That might be Impru
"No. I think not. You suy you are
living with the Gerards ? "
"Yes , temporarily , but I've already
taken another placo. "
"Where ? "
"Oil. It's only a bachelor's kunuol , a
couple of rooms"
"Where , please ? "
"Near Loxlugton and Sixty-sixth. I
could go tlniro It'a only purtly fur-
"Then tell Hudson to drlvo there. "
"Tliuuk you. but It Is not uecea-
"Ploaae let mo. Tell lludeou or I
will. " .
"You tre vofy kind , " he said and
gave the order.
"May I ask my question ? " she Bald.
"Ask It. child. "
"Then are you happy ? "
He did not answer.
"Because i uosiro ft , rnuip. i went
you to be. You will be. won't you ? I
did not dream that I was ruining your
army career whoii 1 went rmid"-
"IIow did It happen , Allxe ? " he
asked , with u cold curiosity that chilled
her. "How did It come about , wretch
ed as we seemed to bu together , un
happy , Incapable of understanding
"Phil ! There were daya"-
Ile raised his eyes.
"You speak only of the unhappy
ones , " she suld. "But there vvero mo
"Yes , I know It , and BO 1 ask you
why ? "
"Phil , I don't know. There was that
last bitter qunrrel-the night you left
for Leyte after the dunco. I It all
grew suddenly Intolerable. Yon scorn
ed BO horribly unreal-everytblng
scorned unreal In that ghastly city
you. I , our marriage of cnr/.v Impulse
the people , tbe sunlight , the deathly
odors , the torturing , endless creak of
the punkha. ( t wuu not n question of
of love , of anger , of hut * . ' . 1 tell you
I was stunned I had no emotIouB con-
corning you or myself after that lat
BCOIIO only a Btupcflod , blind noccsstty
to get away , a groping lnntl ct to
move toward hornv to nwko my wt > -
homo iiud be rid foivver of UM dream
Uiat drugged tu l And cfeea aatl
"He cnme.VaaUl Solwjrn vaiy qult-
ly. "Go oa "
But she had uoUilag mor to say.
"Allxe' ' "
She shook her head , dosing her
"I.lltlo Klrl-ob. little girl , " he sold
softly , the old familiar phrnno fladlaK
Its way to his llpi-und HBO trembled
slightly "was there no other way hue
that ? Had rnurrlugv luudu the' world
such u living hell for you that tnero
was no other wuy but that ? "
"Phil. I helped to make It a UeU. "
"f nave vour p/iotoprapV hi hid.
"Yes bocnune I was pitiably , lh a > -
quuto to design anything bctterjjfor us.
I didn't know how. I dldu't'tfofler-
utHiul , I , Uie architect of our rafurs
"It was worne Umn th t.Pfell.
"We"-Bhe looked blindly at hltH-"w
hud yet to learn what love might bo.
\Ve did not know. If we could'BBY
walled only waited perhaps Incau8o ;
there were momenta" She ijusiwd
crimson. ' '
"I could not mats you lore mohe
repeated. "I did not know how. "
"H ecu u tie you yourself bad notjeara-
ed lion. But at llmus now looklag
buck to lt-I tblnk- | think wV irera
very near to It-tit momenta' And tb
that dreadful dream cloood dowa
us ugnln. And then tha end. "
For a long while they aat In alienee.
Mrs. Ruthvon'a white fura now cov
ered her face. At last tbe culrrUfo
As he aprapg to tbe curb he becan * j
ownro of nnothor vehicle standing im
front of tbe house , a cab , from wblofiT
Mrs. Huthvtm'a maid descended. ,
"Whttt la Bho doing here ? " bo
turning In aitontshment to Mra.
"Phil , " Bho Bald In a lovr voice , "I
know you bad taken tbla placo. * Qeral&
told me. Forgive me , but when 1 aaw\ \
you under the awning It came to m *
In n flush what to da And I've don * It.
Are you sorry ? "
"No. Did Gurald tell you that I ka '
taken tills "
place ? i
"Yes. I asked him. "
Selwyn looked at her gravely , and
she looked him very BUadlly In tbe
"Before I go may I ear one wore
word ? " he asked gently. , j
"Yes , If you pluRBtt , la it about Ger
ald ? " * }
"Yes. Don't lit him gamble. T m
aaw the Nlgnnturo on that cluck ? " |
"You , Phil. " J
"Then you uuderatajid. Dou't la *
him do It agnln. "
"What ? "
"That check Is Is deposited to your
credit with the rest. I have uovtn
dreamed of using It. " Her cheeks war *
atlro aguln , but with shnma this time. J
"You will ha o to accept It , Allxu. " j
"I cannot. " \
"You must. Don't you see you will
affront Gerald ? Ho bus repaid mo. That
check IB not rntna , nor U It his. " )
"I can't tnko"lt'ahe Bald , with a
httrtriarVlmf nhnll I An wlfh IfV * J
"There are ways bpapltnli. If row
care to Good night , child. "
She stretched out her gloved arm to
him. Ho took her hand very "geatljr
ttud retulupd It while he apokt.
"I 'wUh you happlheBa , " be aald.MI
auk your forglvenesa"
"Give me mine , then. "
"Yes. If there U anything to forgive.
"Good night , boy , " slut gasped.
He turned sharply , quivering under
the familiar name Her muld , standIng -
Ing In the snow , moved forward' , und
be motioned her to enter the brougham.
"Home , " ho said unsteadily and
teed there very still for a mlunto or
two. even after tbe carriage had whirl
ed away Into the storm Then. lookIng -
Ing up at the house , be felt for hia
ke > s , but a sudden horror of being
alone arrested him , aud he stepped
buck , calling out to uls cabman , vvno
was ulreudy turning his horse's * Head :
"Walt u moment. I think PlPdrlv *
back to Mm. Gerard'a. And take your
( Continued next week. )
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