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"Have you lived long at the Angler's Nest, Mrs. Disney?" he asked.Bergan now mended rapidly; a mind and heart at ease are excellent medicines. In a few days it was pronounced safe to remove him to Oakstead. Here he was informed of the strange disappearance of Maumer Rue.
I do, said Varley Howard in his slow way. Does any one object?[Pg 182]
You might talk until you were black in the face, said Esmeralda, calmly, but I shouldnt go without Varley. You can keep the money.
Lostwithiel detained her at the gate.
In spite of this contemptuous opinion, Mr. Crowther was always polite to Francis Colfox, and had even thought of him as a pis-aller for one of his daughters. There is hardly anything in this life which a self-made man respects so much as race, and Francis Colfox belonged to an old county family, had a cousin who was an earl, and another cousin who was[Pg 120] talked of as a probable bishop. He was, therefore, allowed to make himself very much at home at Glenaveril, and to speak his mind in a somewhat audacious way to the whole family.[Pg 215]
Rising, at last, Rue turned to Bergan, and made him a low, reverential courtesy."I hope to-night may be an exception."