Although the booming sound of the great gong filled the air, the supper to which the head girls of the school were now going was a very simple affair. It consisted of milk placed in great jugs at intervals down the long table, of fruit both cooked and uncooked, and large plates of bread and butter."Did you want me, Mrs. Freeman?" she said, in her lazy, rich, somewhat impertinent voice.
"Only the head girl of the school," remarked Dolly in a soft tone. "But of course a person of not the smallest consequence. Well, Janet, what next?""Hark! Stop talking!" said Mrs. Freeman.The girls took their places at the table—grace was said, and the meal began.
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"Oh, come at once!" said Violet, "there has been an accident, and Evelyn is hurt. Bridget is with her. Come, come at once!"
"Please wait one moment, Mrs. Freeman."
"Do, my love, and call to me if you do. I would not have that dear girl frightened for the world. I am more vexed than I can say with Hickman."
"Command me?" said Bridget, her nostrils dilating.