"Nothing," replied Janet. "I—I—shall I run out to the front, Mrs. Freeman, and listen if I can hear the carriage? You can hear it a very long way off from the brow of the hill.""You know perfectly well what I mean," she answered; "you know who the enemy is—at least you know who is your enemy."
"Are you coming, Dorothy?" called Janet May from the end of the passage.
"Couldn't you write to father, Mrs. Freeman, and tell him that I am not happy? Say, 'Biddy is not happy, and she wants to go back to you and the dogs.' If you say that, he'll let me come home fast enough. You might write by the next post, and father, he'd jump on the jaunting-car and drive into Ballyshannon, and send you a wire. If papa wires to you, Mrs. Freeman, the very moment he gets your letter, I may perhaps be home on Sunday.""I'm very busy, Olive; I wish you'd go away!"
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"Not for over a month?"It was in some such fashion that the world spoke to Bridget O'Hara on this special summer's morning.
CHAPTER II. THE NEW GIRL.Dorothy ran away at once, and Mrs. Freeman walked down the garden in the direction where she had just seen a white dress disappearing.
"Oh, but I hate self-denial, and that dreadful motto—'No cross, no crown.' I'm like a butterfly—I can't live without sunshine. Papa agrees with me that sunshine is necessary for life."
"And what's the darling's name?" asked Bridget.