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PART II - CHAPTER XV

TO-DAY I am weary and spent, My Sister. In my heart it is as though a harp-string had been too tightly drawn for many days and then suddenly relaxed, so that music is dead in it.
The hour I have dreaded is over! No, I will not say how it went. I will tell you of the whole matter, and then you may judge of it for yourself. As for me-but I will not telll of the end before the beginning.
We sent the messenger to our parents, bearing our request that we be allowed to present ourselves the next day at noon. He returned saying that our father had left home for Tientsin as soon as he heard of my brother's arrival. Thus did he avoid the difficult moment-thus has he ever avoided decisions ! In his stead our mother appointed the hour of noon when she would receive my brother and me. Of the foreigner no mention was made, but my brother cried: "If I go, my wife will go also."
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