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A Masked Deception
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Ah, monsieur, you came," she said brightly, tapping both his outstretched palms lightly with her closed fan. " "But yes, monsieur," she answered pertly. " "Ah, but it would not be hard to be faithful to you, I think, little wretch," he said, and he grasped her elbow lightly and began to stroll with her down the path in the direction from which she had come. " she asked. "I have been granted the permission to waltz. " he asked. "But yes," she said. "It is so lovely to dance beneath the stars, no?
Come, Rosalind, I have a great many preparations to make. " Handkerchief, vinaigrette, and reticule were swept together and the ladies took their leave. Margaret was left wondering how her sister would react to a regimental uniform. Chapter 7 Captain Charles Adair arrived home four days later. He refused to take to the bed his mother had so painstakingly prepared for him. He did allow himself to be examined by the physician she had lined up for the occasion, but only to set her mind at rest. Then he summoned his older brother, and the two sallied forth to White's Club.
This whole escapade seemed strangely mad to him. Like all the servants of the Earl of Brampton, though, both in London and at Brampton Court, he had fast acquired a fierce loyalty to the countess. With all her quiet and gentle ways, she treated the servants with unfailing courtesy and knew them as individuals. She never failed to inquire after Chalmer's gout, or to ask the scullery maid if she had recovered from her cold, or to comment on the youngest footman's new livery. Margaret was nervous as she climbed down from the coach.