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vessel of clay: but there, it is safely treasured, up in that
golden storehouse, never to be lost, but at the appointed time to
work its allotted mission, perhaps, in requital for suffering here,
enhancing the wondrous joys of hereafter. CHAPTER VII. 14 Jane De
Montfoht. Thou shalt not tell me. Nay, I'll stop mine ears, Nor
from the yearnings of aftection wring, What shrinks from utterance.
Let it pass, my brother, I'll stay by thee; I'll cheer thee,
comfort thee." Joasna Bailme. Frank Howabd, on his return homo that
night, hearing some vague account of the affair from the servants,
questioned his sister in no very gentle terms as to the real
circumstances of the case. Blanche acquainted him with the violent
agitation into which Allan had been thrown by the singing under the
window, and his rushing out, calling on the name of Edith. " Yes,"
said Frank; " he may call, and call in vain. The girl believes him
false, and will never seek him more?I have taken care of that. But
all this has been done for your sake, Blanche; so stifle
reproaches?I wont hear them. I confess I had some twinges of
conscience when I first began to make the girl miserable, and was
half inclined to have fallen in love with her myself. I had often
watched her meeting with Allan Fairland by the lake, and, under
pretence of being an utter stranger, I one evening gleaned from the
landlady 01 the ' Eoebuck' a few interesting particulars,
concerning Mr. Fairland's intention of marrying Edith Ellerton.
While Allan lay suffering from his wound, I made it my business to
go over occasionally to Weston, and had more than one interview
with Edith, while she, ignorant of what had befallen him, went, in
wearying suspense, evening after evening, to the old appointed
place of meeting. 'Twas there I knew I ...
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