Drouet smiled at his good-nature.。， Drouet was reminded of his promise a day or two later by thereceipt of a letter announcing that the first rehearsal was setfor the following Friday evening, and urging him to kindlyforward the young lady's address at once, in order that the partmight be delivered to her.
"She's clever, though," said Drouet, casting off any imputationagainst Carrie's ability. "She picks up her part quick enough."。， "Yes," said Carrie, halting before him, "I was just preparing togo for a walk myself."
"I don't believe you ever intend to marry me, Charlie," Carriesaid ruefully. The recent protestations of Hurstwood had givenher courage to say this.。， "Do you know," he said, "I have spent the happiest evenings inyears since I have known you?"