永利 "Take your own time, love," said Ruth; "only remember, as far as I can, how glad I am to help you."
皇宫永利皇宫登录网登录"Did he say that?" said Jemima, in a still lower tone, not questioning her father, but speaking rather to herself.
永利皇宫"I have no doubt he did," replied her father gravely. "Your mother is in the habit of repeating accurately to me what takes place in my absence; besides which, the whole speech is not one of hers; she has not altered a word in the repetition, I am convinced. I have trained her to habits of accuracy very unusual in a woman."永利皇宫登录网登录永利At another time, Jemima might have been inclined to rebel against this system of carrying constant intelligence to headquarters, which she had long ago felt as an insurmountable obstacle to any free communication with her mother; but now, her father's means of acquiring knowledge faded into insignificance before the nature of the information he imparted. She stood quite still, grasping the chair-back, longing to be dismissed.皇宫
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