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Oh, its nothing! he said; and Im all right nowor should be, if I could get my horse and mount it.
From that moment, from the moment she had taken the wedding-ring from her finger, she had, in her mind, ceased to be Traffords wife; she was no longer the Marchioness of Trafford, but Esmeralda Howard.All women are, my dear Selvaine, said the duke, with delicious courtliness. But few are as beautiful as Miss Chetwynde. My dear Trafford, I congratulate you with all my heart. You have shown excellent tasteas you always do. My dear boy, you have made me very happy. I could almost say that I am as happy as you must bethough that is impossible.
The woman stood stolidly silent for a moment, and Esmeralda watched her with a fast-beating heart. Was she going to refuse, or going to give the alarm? It was a moment of suspense which seemed to spin into years, for she knew that if her attempt failed her life would pay the forfeit. Her eyes were fixed upon the womans face with an imploration in them more eloquent than any spoken prayer could have been; it was woman pleading to woman for help against their natural foeman.
Is he one of the Howards of Suffolk? asked Norman, with interest.