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PART II - CHAPTER VI
THE COURTING

`How like life,' I laughed.
'Fine litter,' said George; `there were fourteen, only that damned she-devil, Circe, went and ate three of 'em before we got at her.'
The great ugly sow came leering up as he spoke.
'Why don't you fatten her up, and devour her, the old gargoyle? She's an offence to the universe.'
'Nay--she's a fine sow.'
I snorted, and he laughed, and the old sow grunted with contempt, and her little eyes twisted towards us with a demoniac leer as she rolled past.
`What are you going to do to-night?' I asked. `Going out?'
`I 'm going courting,' he replied, grinning.
'Oh!-wish I were!'
`You can come if you like-and tell me where I make mistakes, since you 're an expert on such matters.'
`Don't you get on very well then?' I asked.
'Oh, all right-it 's easy enough when you don't care a damn. Besides, you can always have a Johnny Walker. That 's the best of courting at the Ram Inn. I'll go and get ready.'
In the kitchen Emily sat grinding out some stitching from a big old hand-machine that stood on the table before her: she was making shirts, for Sam, I presumed. That little fellow, who was installed at the farm, was seated by her side firing off words from a reading book. The machine rumbled and rattled on, like a whole factory at work, far an inch or two, during which time Sam shouted in shrill explosions like irregular pistol shots: 'Do-not-pot ' `Put!' cried Emily from the machine; `put ' shrilled the child, `the soot-on-my-boot'-there the machine broke down, and, frightened by the sound of his own voice, the boy stopped in bewilderment and looked round.
`Go on!' said Emily, as she poked in the teeth of the old machine with the scissors, then pulled and prodded again. He began '-boot,-but-you- ' here he died off again, made nervous by the sound of his voice in the stillness. Emily sucked a piece of cotton and pushed it through the needle.
`Now go on,' she said, `-"but you may."'

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