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THE LOVE NEST

" I'll take them," said Gregg. " I'm going up-stairs anyway. And you can show Bartlett around. I mean before it gets any darker."
" Good night, girls," said Bartlett, and the children murmured a good night.
" I'll come and see you before you're asleep," Celia told them. And after Gregg had led them out, " Do you really think they're pretty?" she asked Bartlett.
" I certainly do. Especially Norma. She's the image of you," said Bartlett.
" She looks a little like I used to," Celia admitted. " But I hope she doesn't look like me now. I'm too old looking."
" You look remarkably young!" said Bartlett. " No one would believe you were the mother of three children."
" Oh, Mr. Bartlett ! But I mustn't forget I'm to 'show you around.' Lou is so proud of our home! "
" And with reason," said Bartlett.
" It is wonderful ! I call it our love nest. Quite a big nest, don't you think? Mother says it's too big to be cosy; she says she can't think of it as a home. But I always say a place is whatever one makes of it. A woman can be happy in a tent if they love each other. And miserable in a royal palace without love. Don't you think so, Mr. Bartlett ? "
" Yes, indeed."
" Is this really such wonderful Bourbon? I think I'll just take a sip of it and see what it's like. It can't hurt me if it's so good. Do you think so, Mr. Bartlett?
" I don't believe so."
" `Vell then, I'm going to taste it and if it hurts me it's your fault."
Celia poured a whisky glass two-thirds full and drained it at a gulp.
" It is good, isn't it? " she said. " Of course I'm not much of a judge as I don't care for whisky and Lou won't let me drink it. But he's raved so about this Bourbon that I did want to see what it was like. You won't tell on me, will you, Mr. Bartlett? "
" Not I!"
" I wonder how it would be in a high-ball. Let's you and 1 have just one. But I'm forgetting I'm supposed to show you the place. We won't have time to drink a high-ball and see the place too before Lou comes down. Are you so crazy to see the place? "

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