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De los angeles travel d’Azyr’s cousin, who when looking forward to his go back had watched with enormous interest—his personal presence unsuspected—the perambulations of André- Louis and mademoiselle. Perceiving Aline, M. de los angeles travel d’Azyr indifferent himself from the others, and increasing his stride got here instantly around the terrace to her. To André-Louis the Marquis vulnerable his head with that mix of courtliness and condescension which he used. Socially, the younger attorney stood in a curious place. through advantage of the idea of his beginning, he ranked neither as noble nor as uncomplicated, yet stood someplace among the 2 periods, and when claimed through neither he was once used familiarly by means of either. Coldly now he lower back M. de los angeles journey d’Azyr’s greeting, and discreetly got rid of himself to head and subscribe to his pal. The Marquis took the hand that mademoiselle prolonged to him, and bowing over it, bore it to his lips. “Mademoiselle,” he stated, having a look into the blue depths of her eyes, that met his gaze smiling and untroubled, “monsieur your uncle does me the honor to allow that I pay my homage to you. Will you, mademoiselle, do me the respect to obtain me while I come the following day? I shall have anything of significant significance in your ear. ” “Of value, M. le Marquis? you just about frighten me. ” yet there has been no worry at the serene little face in its furred hood. It was once no longer for not anything that she had graduated within the Versailles college of artificialities. “That,” acknowledged he, “is very faraway from my layout. ” “But of significance to your self, monsieur, or to me? ” “To us either, I hope,” he spoke back her, a global of that means in his superb, ardent eyes. “You whet my interest, monsieur; and, after all, i'm a dutiful niece. It follows that I will likely be honoured to obtain you. ” “Not honoured, mademoiselle; you'll confer the consideration. day after today at this hour, then, I shall have the felicity to attend upon you. ” He bowed back; and back he bore her arms to his lips, what time she curtsied. Thereupon, with out greater than this formal breaking of the ice, they parted. She was once a bit breathless now, a bit dazzled via the great thing about the guy, his princely air, and the boldness of strength he looked as if it would radiate. Involuntarily virtually, she contrasted him along with his critic—the lean and impudent André- Louis in his undeniable brown coat and steel-buckled shoes—and she felt responsible of an unpardonable offence in having authorized even one notice of that presumptuous feedback. To-morrow M. le Marquis might come to provide her an outstanding place, a good rank. And already she had derogated from the rise of dignity accruing to her from his very goal to translate her to so nice an eminence. no longer back may she undergo it; now not back might she be so susceptible and infantile as to allow André-Louis to utter his ribald reviews upon a guy by means of comparability with whom he was once no higher than a lackey. therefore argued vainness and ambition together with her greater self; and to her substantial annoyance her greater self wouldn't admit whole conviction. in the meantime, M. de los angeles travel d’Azyr used to be mountaineering into his carriage.

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