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SARAH BENNET'S POSSESSION

from the gallery rail on which she leant, which her thin blueveined hand clasped so tightly.
When we left the meeting-house, the red disc of the moan was just showing over the tree-tops. Neither Frank nor I spoke till we were in sight of home. Then he said:
`I remember talking with a fellow once, about those accidents in coal mines. He was an insignificant little chap with spectacles and a stutter, but he knew how to talk. I told him afterwards that he had a morbid imagination. "Oh, no, I haven't," he said, "I was shut in the pit once for four days. I'm talking about what I've seen." That's what I felt when I heard Aunt Sarah.' Then after a pause, he added: `It's curious, you know. On the face of it her description of heaven ought to have been the best.'

The night outside was dark and gusty, a night that made the small room with its large fire more than usually comfortable.
The blinds had not been drawn, for unlike most ladies, Sarah Eennet had no objection to see the shadowy branches of the laurels as they tapped against the pane; and the country people liked her the better, for the light of the lamp as it stood on the table by the window served as a beacon for travellers who otherwise might have fancied themselves as alone on the broad back of the downs.
We had been seated around the fire, talking; Frank and the youngest princess in the corner where the shadows were longest, while I held a skein of soft grey wool for the old lady to wind.
It was the Wicked Sister who, having finished her book, suggested a game. I forget what we played, but I remember Frank did not win. I think he was busy drawing the Beautiful Princess. She did not admire the likeness, though he was certainly clever with his pencil.
`I could do better with my eyes shut,' she said.
`Very well,' he replied. 'Let us see who can make the best portrait of any one in the room without looking.'
`Turn out the lamp,' said Margaret, `and we'll begin.'

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