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THE UNEXPECTED

`Garn !'
'I 'ave.'
`Get out!'
`Straight. I been lef' twelve 'undred pounds- twelve 'undred pounds a year!'
He moved towards the little door out of the department into the house, moving as heralds say, regardant passant. Pearce stood with mouth wide open and pin poised in air.
`No!' he said at last.
`It's right,' said Kipps, `and I'm going.'
And he fell over the doormat into the house.

§ 4
It happened that Mr. Shalford was in London buying summer sale goods, and, no doubt, also interviewing aspirants to succeed Kipps.
So that there was positively nothing to hinder a wild rush of rumour from end to end of the Emporium. All the masculine members began their report with the same formula. `Heard about Kipps?'
The new girl in the cash desk had had it from Pearce, and had dashed out into the fancy shop to be the first with the news on the fancy side. Kipps had been left a thousand pounds a year-twelve thousand pounds a year. Kipps had been left twelve hundred thousand pounds. The figures were uncertain, but the essential facts they had correct. Kipps had gone upstairs. Kipps was packing his box. He said he wouldn't stop another day in the old Emporium not for a thousand pounds ! It was said that he was singing ribaldry about old Shalford.
He had come down ! He was in the counting-house. There was a general movement thither. (Poor old Buggins had a customer, and couldn't make out what the deuce it was all about! Completely out of it, was Buggins.)
There was a sound of running to and fro, and voices saving this, that, and the other thing about Kipps. Ringa-dinger, ring-a-dinger went the dinner-bell, all unheeded. The whole of the Emporium was suddenly bright-eyed, excited, hungry to tell somebody, to find at any cost somebody who didn't know, and be first to tell them, 'Kipps has been left thirty-forty-fifty thousand pounds !
'What!' cried the senior porter. 'Him!' and ran up to

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