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PART I - CHAPTER VII

my feet. No one had seen them since I was old enough to care for them myself. Now, when he set the basin on the floor and knelt to take my feet, my whole body burned.
" No," I said faintly. "I will do it myself."
" You must not mind," he answered. "I am a doctor, you remember."
Still I refused. Then he looked me steadily in the face.
" Kwei-lan," he said gravely, "I know it costs you something to do this for me. Let me help you all I can. I am your husband."
Without a word then I yielded. He took my foot, and gently he withdrew the shoe and the stocking and unwound the inner cloth. His expression was sad and stern.
" How you have suffered!" he said in a low, tender voice; "how wretched a childhood-and all for nothing!"
The tears came into my eyes at his words. He was making useless all the sacrifice, and even demanding a new sacrifice !

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