She never came into a room without exercising in a silent, unobtrusive, very gentle way, a marked effect for good."I hate school," she said. "I want to go back to the Castle. Can I go to-day?"
A fashionable watering-place called Eastcliff was situated about a mile from Mulberry Court, the old-fashioned house, with the old-world gardens, where the schoolgirls lived. There were about fifty of them in all, and they had to confess that although Mulberry Court was undoubtedly school, yet those who lived in the house and played in the gardens, and had merry games and races on the seashore, enjoyed a specially good time which they would be glad to think of by and by.
"Yes, you will. You'll soon learn to control your tongue and to speak in a ladylike way."
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She did not attempt to rise to her feet, however, and Mrs. Freeman was far too much absorbed to take any further notice of her."Well, Marshall, I'll see what I can do. I must join Miss May now, for we have something important to decide, but I won't forget your words."
Oh, yes, she ought to tell; and yet—and yet——
"Patience," said Mrs. Freeman, from her end of the supper table, "I think we have all finished. Will you say grace?"