"I'd make it up if I was you, miss," she said.By and by doubtless the poor bird would be taught to develop his notes into something richer and rarer than nature had made them, but the process would be painful. Bridget was like the bird, and she was beating her poor little wings now against her cage."I ought not to speak," said Dorothy, turning very red, "but if you are going to be hard on Bridget——"
Bridget O'Hara bestowed upon the four girls who stood before her a lightning glance of quizzical inquiry. She was a tall, fully developed girl, and no one could doubt her claim to beauty who looked at her even for a moment.
"No. You are to take off that unsuitable afternoon costume you are now wearing, and put on a neat print dress for your morning work.""Nothing," replied Janet. "I—I—shall I run out to the front, Mrs. Freeman, and listen if I can hear the carriage? You can hear it a very long way off from the brow of the hill."
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There are times in life when all one's preconceived ideas are completely upset and altered. We looked at the world from a certain point of view. From that special angle of our own it showed in gold and rose color and blue. A day came when we were forced to change our vantage ground, and on that day we for the first time perceived the grays and the blacks of that same old world—it ceased to smile on us, it ceased to pet us—it ceased to say to us, "I was made to render your life beautiful, I was made to minister to every selfish desire of yours; I am your slave, you are my mistress; do with me what you will.""You can please yourself about that," said Miss Patience, in her calmest voice. She left the room, closing the door behind her."And so do I"—"And I"—cried both Ruth and Olive.
"Yes, in one minute, Janet! I don't know what I'm to do, Marshall," continued Dorothy. "I should not venture to speak to Mrs. Freeman on the subject; she would be very, very angry.""As to disliking Miss O'Hara, it's more a case of despising; she's beneath my dislike."
"No, Bridget, you are to stay here; your dinner will be brought to you." Bridget flushed crimson.
"And what's the darling's name?" asked Bridget.