"That you will obey me.""O Dolly," they exclaimed, running up to their favorite, "she has come—we have seen her! She is very tall, and—and——"
"Not for over a month?"Olive looked at her steadily."Oh, let me look; do let me look!" cried Ruth, while Olive and Janet both pressed eagerly forward.
Janet was there, busily preparing her French lesson for M. le Comte. She was a very ambitious girl, and was determined to carry off as many prizes as possible at the coming midsummer examinations. She scarcely raised her eyes when Olive appeared.
Marshall had to be comforted with this rather dubious speech, and Dorothy ran on to join Janet.CHAPTER V. BREAKING IN A WILD COLT.
"We won't discuss the whys nor the wherefores; the fact remains that I do dislike her."