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"And am I to have no tea, Miss Leland?" asked a voice out of the darkness.
"Martin! Did you see him?"
She was glad to see him. He could set her free from the intolerable chafing of suspense, though it were but to hand her over to the chill bondage of despair. He would doubtless have done so, ere this, but for some request or warning of her parents to the contrary. How far this might have let him into the secret of her relations with Bergan, she know not,neither did she care much, just now; how far it might avail to close his lips was a much more important consideration,still she believed that she could gather something from the expression of his face, even though he should think it right to evade her questions.
Let three or four of the men go and bring the woman here.
"No. He merely told me that he had a critical case on hand, which would keep him out all night, and perhaps we should not see him before noon to-day. I suppose he can be heard of at his office.""No one can be too good for Allegra, and only the best of men can be good enough. If I had my own way, I should have liked her to remain always unmarried, and to care for nothing but her nephew and you. I should have liked to think of her as always with you."