She did not run away, as she might have done. She did notterminate the interview, but he drifted off into a pleasant fieldof thought with the readiest grace. Not long after he rose togo, and she felt that he was in power."You mustn't feel bad," he said, kindly; "things will straightenout in the course of time."。，
。， The part of Laura, as Carrie found out when she began to examineit, was one of suffering and tears. As delineated by Mr. Daly,it was true to the most sacred traditions of melodrama as hefound it when he began his career. The sorrowful demeanour, thetremolo music, the long, explanatory, cumulative addresses, allwere there.
"Why, my lodge entertainment. They're going to give a play, andthey wanted me to get them some young lady to take a part."。， Mrs. Morgan looked at him as if she feared a personal assault.Her eye lightened with resentment.
， The next afternoon he was in the pretty little park by one, andhad found a rustic bench beneath the green leaves of a lilac bushwhich bordered one of the paths. It was at that season of theyear when the fulness of spring had not yet worn quite away. Ata little pond near by some cleanly dressed children were sailingwhite canvas boats. In the shade of a green pagoda a bebuttonedofficer of the law was resting, his arms folded, his club at restin his belt. An old gardener was upon the lawn, with a pair ofpruning shears, looking after some bushes. High overhead was theclean blue sky of the new summer, and in the thickness of theshiny green leaves of the trees hopped and twittered the busysparrows.。，