娱乐Sally came, fully aware of what was now going to be told her, and determined not to help them out in telling their awkward secret, by understanding the nature of it before it was put into the plainest language. In every pause, when they hoped she had caught the meaning they were hinting at, she persisted in looking stupid and perplexed, and in saying, "Well," as if quite unenlightened as to the end of the story. When it was all complete and before her, she said, honestly enough--星期信誉娱乐星期信誉
娱乐"Its just as I thought it was; and I think you may thank me for having had the sense to put her into widows caps, and clip off that bonny brown hair that was fitter for a bride in lawful matrimony than for such as her. She took it very well, though. She was as quiet as a lamb, and I clipped her pretty roughly at first. I must say, though, if Id ha known who your visitor was, Id ha packed up my things and cleared myself out of the house before such as her came into it. As its done, I suppose I must stand by you, and help you through with it; I only hope I shant lose my character--and me a parish-clerks daughter!"星期信誉星期信誉娱乐娱乐"O Sally! people know you too well to think any ill of you," said Miss Benson, who was pleased to find the difficulty so easily got over; for, in truth, Sally had been much softened by the unresisting gentleness with which Ruth had submitted to the "clipping" of the night before.星期信誉娱乐"If Id been with you, Master Thurstan, Id ha seen sharp after you, for youre always picking up some one or another as nobody else would touch with a pair of tongs. Why, there was that Nelly Brandons child as was left at our door, if I hadnt gone to th overseer we should have had that Irish tramps babby saddled on us for life; but I went off and told th overseer, and the mother was caught."
星期信誉娱乐"Yes," said Mr. Benson sadly, "and I often lie awake and wonder what is the fate of that poor little thing, forced back on the mother who tried to get quit of it. I often doubt whether I did right; but its no use thinking about it now."星期信誉详情