"Yes, Marshall," said Dorothy; she stopped. Janet stopped also, and gave Marshall a freezing glance."I don't mind your kissing me, Bridget, only does not it seem a little soon—I have not known you many minutes yet?"
As she was approaching the house she was met by Miss Delicia, who stopped to speak kindly to her.
"I believe I am more frightened than hurt," said Miss Percival, struggling to sit up, and smiling at Mrs. Freeman, "I'm so awfully sorry that I've lost my[Pg 51] nerve. Where am I? what has happened? I only remember Caspar turning right round and looking at me, and some people shouting, and then the carriage went over, and I cannot recall anything more. But I don't think—no—I am sure I am not seriously hurt.""Oh, you darling, what do minutes signify when one loves? There, Dolly, I have fallen in love with you, and that's the fact. You shall come and stay with me at the Castle in the summer, and I'll teach you to fire a gun and to land a salmon. Oh, my dear, what larks we'll have together! I'm so glad you're taking me round this house, instead of that stiff Janet.""We won't discuss the whys nor the wherefores; the fact remains that I do dislike her."
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Something, however, she could not tell what, restrained her from doing this. She sank back again in her chair; angry tears rose to her bright eyes, and burning spots appeared in her round cheeks.
"No, not very. The younger girls were fond of me, and Dorothy Collingwood was nice."