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d, how could it so soon
give place to her pres
ent buoyancy? Not the s
trictest code of hospit
ality could demand that
a hostess should strai
ghtway toss aside the t
hought of the parting g
uest who had gone away
to battle and, perhaps,
to sudden death. And,
if the girl had been in
sincere in her parting
from Weldon, why should
she be sincere in her
present absorption in h
is own interests? And,
if her regrets for Weld
on were as great as the
y had seemed to be, the
n what was the use of h
is remaining by her sid
e any longer? The horns
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