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PART II - CHAPTER XV

will be altogether of our celestial nation, citizens of the Bright Republic, and heirs of the Middle Empire. She gives her homage."
He turned to the foreign one, who had been waiting quietly as he spoke, and gave her a signal. With surpassing dignity she bowed until her forehead touched the floor at my mother's feet. Three times did she bow, and then she and my brother bowed together three times more. Then they arose and awaited my mother's words.
For a long time she said nothing. Her eyes were still fixed, as they had been throughout, upon those open spaces of the courtyard beyond the door. Minutes she remained thus, silent, haughty, erect.
I think she was inwardly confused at my brother's daring to disobey her by bringing the foreigner before her when she had said he was to come alone. I think she was silent, wondering how to meet the difficult moment. A spot of red came into either cheek, and in her delicate jaw I saw a muscle beat. But in her stately bearing there was no outward sign of confusion.
She sat with both hands folded upon the silver head of her cane. Her eyes did not waver as she gazed over their heads. The two waited before

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