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PART II - CHAPTER XVIII

evil about to descend on us from Heaven. I am waiting for the gods to make it known. I am certain of their malevolent purpose. Can it be after all for my son? I am half fearful still about the casting away of the ring.
His father laughs. It is true that the child is sound from head to foot. His appetite is enough to astonish me. He thrusts aside my breast now, and he demands rice and chopsticks thrice daily. I have weaned him, and he is a man. Ah, no, it is never any one so strong as my son!
My mother grows more feeble. I wish that my father had not gone away. When my brother became importunate concerning his wife, my father found business in Tientsin, and he has been absent for many moons. But now when evil hangs over his house he should return. Careful as he ever has been of his own pleasure only, still he should remember that he is the representative of his family before Heaven.
Yet I dare not write him, I, a mere woman and ridden by a woman's fears. It may all be nothing. But if it is nothing, then why does day follow day in this rigid expectancy?
I have taken incense and burned it before Kwanyin secretly, dreading my husband's laughter. It is all very well not to believe in the gods when

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