"What is it, my dear?" The head mistress drew herself slightly up, and looked in some surprise at her pupil."Poor old dear! But wanting Biddy O'Hara to do a thing, and making her do it, are two very different matters. I'll go to bed when I'm tired—papa never expected me to go earlier at home. I declare I feel quite cheerful again now that I have got to know you, Dorothy. Janet is not at all to my taste, but you are. What a pretty name you have, and you have an awfully sweet expression—such a dear, loving kind of look in your eyes. Would you mind very much if I gave you a hug?"
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"Change my dress! Now I really don't understand you. Am I to come down in my dressing-gown?""No, not very. The younger girls were fond of me, and Dorothy Collingwood was nice."She was not a specially clever girl, nevertheless she was now, in virtue of her seniority, and a certain painstaking determination, which made her capable of mastering her studies, at the head of the school.
[Pg 66]"I know," echoed Janet, a queer angry light filling her eyes for a minute. "Oh, dear! oh, dear! What with our examinations and the Fancy Fair, and all this worry about the new girl, life scarcely seems worth living—it really doesn't."
"You deny that she's weak," repeated Janet. "I wonder what your idea of strength is, Olive."