CHAPTER IV. THE QUEEN OF THE SCHOOL.
"People will like you here too," she said. "I am certain you are very good-natured; come and let me[Pg 19] show you some of our snug little arrangements in the common room, and then I think it will be time for bed."
"Hadn't they got leave to come to meet me?""No, it was that wild Irish girl's doing. I really don't know what to do with her."
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"Yes, yes, I know," replied Janet, with a sneer; "she did something which shook the nerves of our beloved favorite. Had anyone else given Miss Percival her little fright, I could have forgiven her!""What?" said Katie, her eyes growing big with fascination and alarm.
When Mrs. Freeman told Bridget to go away and leave her, the Irish girl stopped playing with the tendrils of hair on Evelyn's forehead, and looked at her governess with a blank expression stealing over her face.[Pg 33]
"You know perfectly well what I mean," she answered; "you know who the enemy is—at least you know who is your enemy."
"Oh, I am sorry!"
"I did not specially mention the flowers, my dear. There are many rules in full force at Mulberry Court, and the pupils are expected to obey them all."