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CHAPTER TWENTY

Once more the candles had been blown out; once more the moonlight came through the open windows of Sylvia's bedroom. There was a gentle rustle of starlings under the eaves. An owl called plaintively, first from one side of the house, and then suddenly from the other, and from a distant fold of the hills a watch-dog barked in faint answer to some romantic challenge. The little noises of the night made the country seem more still than silence, and Reginald and Sylvia more withdrawn from the world.
Sylvia whispered:
`Happy, darling?'
`Yes, Sylvia.'
`We're so alone here. I never felt like that in London.'
`Alone with Sylvia and Westaways.'
`That is all you want, darling?'
`Yes. Except for a few people to look at you. If ever I were in Wbo'.r Who, my Recreation would be "Watching people's faces when they first catch sight of Sylvia".'
`I expect you will be in Who's Who now. You ought to be.'
`Watching people's faces when they first catch sight of Sylvia. That was what I said.'
`I heard you, darling. Do you really like it so?'
`Love it. Do you?'
`Yes ... Oh, Yes.'
`I often wonder what it must be like.'
`Would you like to be one, darling?'
`Just to try. There was once a man who was allowed to be whatever he liked. And he chose to be a marvellous athlete from fifteen to twenty-five, a beautiful woman from twenty-five to thirty-five, a great writer from

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