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PART I - CHAPTER III

and falls gently, therefore, upon the faces of women. How am I to be fair in his eyes in a house like this?
Moreover, these windows are foolish. My husband bought white cloth and told me to make curtains, and I marvelled that first a hole is made in the wall and then glass set in and then that glass hung over with cloth!
As for the floors, they are of wood, and at every step my husband's foreign shoes clattered back and forth. Then he bought some heavy flowered woollen material and placed it on the floors in large squares. This astounded me very much. I was afraid we should spoil it or that the servants would forget and spit upon it. But he was most indignant when I mentioned this, and he said we would have no spitting on the floor.
" Where then, if not on the floors?" I asked.
" Outside, if it must be done," he replied briefly.
But it was very difficult for the servants, and even I forgot sometimes and spat the shells of water-melon seeds upon the cloth. Then he bought small squat jars for every room and compelled us to use them. Strange, he himself uses a handkerchief, returning it to his pocket, even. A filthy Western habit !

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