"Now tell me the truth. Have you another attachment?"
"Yes, dear papa." (In a whisper and as red as fire.)
"Somebody of whom you are not proud."
"I AM proud of him. He is Mr. Coventry's superior. He is everybody's superior in everything in the world."
"No, Grace, you can hardly be proud of your attachment; if you had been, you would not have hidden it all this time from your father." And Mr. Carden sighed.
Grace burst out crying, and flung herself on her knees and clung, sobbing, to him.
"There, there," said he, "I don't want to reproach you; but to advise you."
"Oh, papa! Take and kill me. Do: I want to die."
our tents. They were very civil, and offered us a house;
you like,” she replied, “but I am going off to America
determined, therefore, that Ernest should master it, and
when I was with her. During the six months she was in prison
his fingers, right and left, and presently found slimy
I had made my own mistakes with money about the year 1846,