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PART I - THE PRESENT
CHAPTER II - MRS. GRUNDY AT THE PARKERS'

WHEN Mrs. . Grundy called recently at the Nosey Parkers', she was informed by the maid that they were ' Not at home.'
` Do you mean that your mistress is out or is not out ?' she asked. Doris collapsed, and said that Mrs. Parker was in, but had rather a headache, and so was resting.
` Then have the goodness to tell her I am here, without further prevarication,' said Mrs. Grundy, and seated herself in the austere drawing-room-such a contrast to her own cosy parlour. The Parkers enjoyed making themselves as well as other people uncomfortable, which she had never been able to understand.
` Ah, Amelia,' said her friend, coming in. ' Quite a voice from the past ! '
` Edith, I called about something or other, but Doris's untruthfulness has put it clean out of my head. Why did she say you were not at home when you are ?'
` Well, it is only a form of words ; a modern convention. One has to keep pace with the times if one is to guide them and they sorely need our guidance.'
` And have you the headache or have you not ?' Mrs. Grundy persisted.
` I have. Still I am glad you force,' your way in, for I want to talk about our methods of work. You don't interfere with people in quite the right way, you know. You are too desultory and impetuous. That was all right in the nineteenth century, when life was slow, and one could point to one impropriety after another with one's umbrella as they crossed the streetbut to-day ! Why, you'll get knocked down. You'll be run over by a motor bicycle, and before you can see whether it was a girl on the pillion she will have disappeared. To-day one must select and one must plan ; civilization is so complicated.

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