"I think, my dear, we won't talk quite so much," said Mrs. Freeman. "At most of our meals German is the only language spoken. Supper, of course, is an exception. Why, what is the matter. Miss O'Hara?"She stood for a minute or two, then walked slowly back to the window, out of which her schoolmistress leaned."Well, and our humble school clock ought to make your heart quail if you don't obey it, Bridget. Seriously speaking, it is my duty to counsel you, as a new girl, to go to bed at once.""Are you going to be cross when you find I don't know your sort of things?"
"Yes, my love, or she would not be returning."
Mrs. Freeman could scarcely restrain her impatience.
Janet turned away, and Olive was obliged to look out for a fresh companion to attach herself to.
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Dorothy shared the same bedroom as Ruth and Olive. Each girl, however, had a compartment to herself, railed in by white dimity curtains, which she could draw or not as she pleased. Dorothy's compartment was the best in the room; it contained a large window looking out over the flower garden, and commanding a good view of the sea. She was very particular about her pretty cubicle, and kept it fresh with flowers, which stood in brackets against the walls."She's not at all impertinent," said Dorothy. "After all, Janet, servants are flesh and blood, like the rest of us, and this poor Marshall, although she's not the wisest of the wise, is a good-natured creature. What do you think she wanted?"
"Did you want me, Mrs. Freeman?" she said, in her lazy, rich, somewhat impertinent voice.
"You shall see the girls one at a time in your room, darling, for whether you feel well or not, the doctor wishes you to remain quiet to-day."
CHAPTER IV. THE QUEEN OF THE SCHOOL.