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【BF-244】BESTOFBeFree201236タイトル完全complete8時間 �


IhavenotyetalludedtothevisitsofMr.Brocklehurst;andindeedthatgentlemanwasfromhomeduringthegreaterpartofthefirstmonthaftermyarrival;perhapsprolonginghisstaywithhisfriendthearchdeacon:hisabsencewasarelieftome.IneednotsaythatIhadmyownreasonsfordreadinghiscoming:butcomehedidatlast.

Iheardherwithwonder:Icouldnotcomprehendthisdoctrineofendurance;andstilllesscouldIunderstandorsympathisewiththeforbearancesheexpressedforherchastiser.StillIfeltthatHelenBurnsconsideredthingsbyalightinvisibletomyeyes.IsuspectedshemightberightandIwrong;butIwouldnotponderthematterdeeply;likeFelix,Iputitofftoamoreconvenientseason.

HestoodatMissTemple'sside;hewasspeakinglowinherear:Ididnotdoubthewasmakingdisclosuresofmyvillainy;andIwatchedhereyewithpainfulanxiety,expectingeverymomenttoseeitsdarkorbturnonmeaglanceofrepugnanceandcontempt.Ilistenedtoo;andasIhappenedtobeseatedquiteatthetopoftheroom,Icaughtmostofwhathesaid:itsimportrelievedmefromimmediateapprehension.

TheSundayeveningwasspentinrepeating,byheart,theChurchCatechism,andthefifth,sixth,andseventhchaptersofSt.Matthew;andinlisteningtoalongsermon,readbyMissMiller,whoseirrepressibleyawnsattestedherweariness.AfrequentinterludeoftheseperformanceswastheenactmentofthepartofEutychusbysomehalf-dozenoflittlegirls,who,overpoweredwithsleep,wouldfalldown,ifnotoutofthethirdloft,yetoffthefourthform,andbetakenuphalfdead.Theremedywas,tothrustthemforwardintothecentreoftheschoolroom,andobligethemtostandtheretillthesermonwasfinished.Sometimestheirfeetfailedthem,andtheysanktogetherinaheap;theywerethenproppedupwiththemonitors'highstools.

'Itwasmerechance;thesubjectonwhichwehadbeenreadinghadinterestedme.Thisafternoon,insteadofdreamingofDeepden,IwaswonderinghowamanwhowishedtodorightcouldactsounjustlyandunwiselyasCharlestheFirstsometimesdid;andIthoughtwhatapityitwasthat,withhisintegrityandconscientiousness,hecouldseenofartherthantheprerogativesofthecrown.Ifhehadbutbeenabletolooktoadistance,andseehowwhattheycallthespiritoftheagewastending!Still,IlikeCharles-Irespecthim-Ipityhim,poormurderedking!Yes,hisenemiesweretheworst:theyshedbloodtheyhadnorighttoshed.Howdaredtheykillhim!'

'Willyouevergoback?'

'Hardenedgirl!'exclaimedMissScatcherd;'nothingcancorrectyouofyourslatternlyhabits:carrytherodaway.'

'ForyouIhavenodoubtitis.Iobservedyouinyourclassthismorning,andsawyouwerecloselyattentive:yourthoughtsneverseemedtowanderwhileMissMillerexplainedthelessonandquestionedyou.Now,minecontinuallyroveaway;whenIshouldbelisteningtoMissScatcherd,andcollectingallshesayswithassiduity,oftenIlosetheverysoundofhervoice;Ifallintoasortofdream.SometimesIthinkIaminNorthumberland,andthatthenoisesIhearroundmearethebubblingofalittlebrookwhichrunsthroughDeepden,nearourhouse;-then,whenitcomestomyturntoreply,Ihavetobeawakened;andhavingheardnothingofwhatwasreadforlisteningtothevisionarybrook,Ihavenoanswerready.'

'Andcrossandcruel,'Iadded;butHelenBurnswouldnotadmitmyaddition:shekeptsilence.


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