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CHAPTER SEVENTEEN

`We went about everywhere together. Inseparables. We might be on Hampstead Heath one day, at the Zoological Gardens another, wherever we were, Maggie would tell me what she would do if she were this or that, the Head Keeper or whatever it might be, and always, Mrs. Wellard, she put her finger on just the One Essential Point. A great gift that. Organizing Power.'
`She must be a wonderful organizer. You can see that from her house.'
`Yes.' He was thoughtful, wondering how to Get to Grips with his problem. He looked up absently, and bowed absently to a stockbroker who had just gone past their table. `One of our proconsuls,' he said absently. Miss Prentice made an entrance and waited for hands. Catching Sylvia's expectant eye she executed her mechanical smile, and Sylvia smiled happily back, feeling that she knew all London.
`In many respects,' said Mr. Fondeveril, `she has had a hard life.'
`Miss Prentice?'
`My daughter, biaggie. Lady Ormsby.'
`Oh ! Yes - I suppose-'
`To be bereft of a mother at her tender age - and such a mother ! I tried to take her place, but naturally I could not always be with her. One was sent here and there' -he indicated the Bahamas and Nova Zembla with a couple of gestures -`they would tell you at the Service Clubs how it is, a telegram, a few hasty moments to pack a suit-case - it was an odd upbringing for the child. A Bohemian existence. She had friends in the Latin Quarter, naturally,' said Mr. Fondeveril, carried into a side current by the promising implications of the word `Bohemian', `de Musset, of course, was before her time, but Renoir was still quite a young man. How

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