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THE PUPIL LOVER

`What HO!' said he, at the sight of Kipps, and swept off the straw hat with so ample a clutch of his great flat hand that it suggested to Helen's startled mind a conjurer about to palm a halfpenny.
" Ello, Chitt'low,' said Kipps, a little awkwardly, and not saluting.
Chitterlow hesitated. `Half a mo', my boy,' he said, and arrested Kipps by extending a large hand over his chest. `Excuse me, my dear,' he said, bowing like his Russian count by way of apology to Helen, and with a smile that would have killed at a hundred yards. He effected a semiconfidential grouping of himself and Kipps, while Helen stood in white amazement.
`About that play,' he said.
" Ow about it?' asked Kipps, acutely aware of Helen.
`It's all right,' said Chitterlow. `There's a strong smell of syndicate in the air, I may tell you. Strong.'
`That's aw right,' said Kipps.
`You needn't tell everybody,' said Chitterlow, with a transitory confidential hand to his mouth, which pointed the application of the `everybody' just a trifle too strongly. `But I think it's coming off. However I mustn't detain you now. So long. You'll come round, eh?'
`Right you are,' said Kipps.
'To-night?'
`At eight.'
And then, and more in the manner of a Russian prince than any common count, Chitterlow bowed and withdrew. Just for a moment he allowed a conquering eye to challenge Helen's, and noted her for a girl of quality ....
There was a silence between our lovers for a space.
`That,' said Kipps, with an allusive movement of the head, `was Chitt'low.'
`Is he-a friend of yours?'
`In a way .... You see, I met 'im. Leastways'e met me. Run into me with a bicycle, 'e did, and so we got talking together.'
He tried to appear at his ease. The young lady scrutinised his profile.
`What is he?'
" E's a Nacter chap,' said Kipps. 'Leastways 'e writes plays.'
`And sells them?'

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