This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 Excerpt: ...sitting) To Edgware? Clifford, To-night? Hassenden. Without disrespect to you, friends, I have reasons for wishing to return home at once. Devereux. The usual reason, Hassenden? Dent We can guess it--a lady, eh T (They laugh.) Hassenden. Yes, a lady (All laugh.) The lady whom I hope soon to present to you as Lady ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 Excerpt: ...sitting) To Edgware? Clifford, To-night? Hassenden. Without disrespect to you, friends, I have reasons for wishing to return home at once. Devereux. The usual reason, Hassenden? Dent We can guess it--a lady, eh T (They laugh.) Hassenden. Yes, a lady (All laugh.) The lady whom I hope soon to present to you as Lady Hassenden. (All rise and bow.) Clifford, Oh, your pardon, your pardon I Hassenden. She is our guest now. (All reseat themselves.) Dent. You're well excused then, and we mustn't press you to rejoin us. Hassenden. And, as you know, Castleton, I have a special reason for wishing to see her as soon as possible to-morrow. (goes r. to fetch his hat which lies on a small table r. c.) ward rises, takes candle from large table, places it on side table l., gets bottle.) Castleton. I know, Frank, I know. (rises and follows him to r. C., leavingthe rest drinkingand talking.) (ward draws cork, sitting L. of table.) Come now, Frank, entrust this matter to me. I am your friend, and his. He comes to my lodgings to-morrow morning, perhaps even to-night. Let me say something to him in your name. Believe me, he will be eager for a reconciliation; his reputation makes it easy for him to meet you half way. Hassenden. Yes, but impossible for me to travel my half of the road; I'm obliged to you, Jack, sincerely obliged, but I must pay my debts--and my sister's. Nothing can be done--the affair must go on. (looks at watch, then hastily) My hour's past. Good-night, Jack. (shakes his hand, goes up R.) Good-night, friends, good-night. All. (at the table) Good-night, good-night. (hassenden goes off R.) (castleton to table, sits at head of table and takes wine.) Dent. Our host seems anxious--at least not in his usual spirits. Castleton. He has a troublesome affair on hand. Deve...
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