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PART I - CHAPTER IV

`It is because it is not his favourite dish. Since he never speaks his preference I will send to his mother and inquire what he liked in his youth.'
I send a servant therefore, but his mother answered:
" Before he crossed the four seas, he loved duck's flesh roasted brown and dipped in the jellied juice of wild haws. But since his many years of feeding upon the barbarous and halfcooked fare of the Western peoples, he has lost his taste and cares no more for delicate foods."
I tried no longer, therefore. There is nothing that my husband desires of me. He has no need of anything I can give him.

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I sat there in one of the queer reed chairs, not

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