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1896 Excerpt: ...me--He takes twenty sous from his pocket, and adds
them to the fifty centimes.) There, my good man, drink the health
of your good father. Good evening. The man takes the money and
departs, still grumbling.) M. Dutrac wiping his brow). What do you
say to going back to the house? It is more quiet. VII. IN THE
FAMILY. At Gribouville Castle. The hall into which the majority of
the rooms open. It is nine o'clock in the morning. M. DUtrac opens
his door a trifle and listens, his nose in the crack). That is odd
I thought my wife had rung the bell. (5ing Florine, who appears at
the end of the hall.) Ah I knew I had heard it. ( The door to
Adolphe's room, opposite that of his father, is opened a trifle,
also.) Adolphe his nose in the crack). Ah, there Will she pass
by--yes or no? M. DuTraC throwing his door wide open and stopping
Florine, who is passing slowly through the corridor, with a
shuffling gait). Florine, there is a button missing on my vest.
Will you sew it on? FLORINE. Thirty years of age; faded (148)
blonde; light blue eyes; lips heavy and pale; general appearance
bloodless; flesh flabby. A bell is heard ringing a second time. M.
Dutrac forcing Florine to enter his room). Madame will wait a
second The floods haven't come to the bridge. Florine. No; but
they're in the tub. Madame is there too. The bell is heard again.)
You hear yourself that she is ringing for me. M. DUtrac closing the
door and speaking in an altered voice). I want to tell you that I
know what you are up to. Florine vaguely). Ah What? M. Dutrac. You
have been going to the canyon. With increasing dignity.) You have
been seen in the arms of the grocer. Florine overwhelmed). M.
Dutrac. And, if I told you to come in here this morning, it was to
tell you the bell rings violently) that you...
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