"Do try not to make such a fool of yourself," repeated Janet, angrily, in her ear.
The child's words were almost incoherent. Alice, who was not quite so excitable, began to pour out a queer story.
"What is that?""Miss Collingwood," said Marshall, in a timid whisper, "might I say a word to you, miss?"Bridget uttered a faint sigh.
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"My attainments! Good gracious, I haven't any!""Please remember——" she began.
"Never mind, it is the correct thing to do. In a matter of this kind we are nothing if we are not businesslike. Now, who is coming to interrupt us?""You are not to pick flowers, Miss O'Hara; it is against the rules of the school."
"You can watch the sea from your bed, my dear," she said, "and I will send Dorothy to sit with you after[Pg 55] morning school. Now I want to ask you if you can give any idea of how the accident occurred?"
"It is not the custom at school, my dear child, to make remarks about what we eat. We just take what is put before us. Here's a nice piece of bacon, dear, and some toast. Don't say anything more, I beg, or you will annoy Mrs. Freeman."
After a little pause, during which neither mistress nor pupil spoke, the pupil raised her head.