"Oh, my dear, ought you not to be asleep?" exclaimed Miss Patience in thin, anxious tones from the other end of the board, while Miss Delicia ran up to the girl and took one of her dimpled white hands in hers."What poor dear young lady?"There was a sound, a commotion. Several steps were heard; eager voices were raised in expostulation and distress.
As she was approaching the house she was met by Miss Delicia, who stopped to speak kindly to her.
"Much I cared for that when I had a chance of seeing her," remarked Violet. "I did get a splendid peep. She's awfully tall, and she was splendidly dressed; and O Dolly! O Ruthie! O Janey! she's just lovely!""Don't do that, Bridget," said Miss Patience; "you are disturbing me."
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"Yes, what is it?"
"Please remember——" she began."Pretty," interrupted Janet, scorn curling her lip.
"No. You are to take off that unsuitable afternoon costume you are now wearing, and put on a neat print dress for your morning work."