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PART III - CHAPTER I
A NEW START IN LIFE

He looked at me with fond, dark eyes and smilea incredulously.
'It is as far,' said I, 'to the " Ram " as it is for me to London-farther.' `
`Don't you want me to go there?' he asked, smiling quietly.
'It's all as one where you go, you will travel north, and I east, and Lettie south. Lettie has departed. In seven weeks I go.-And you?'
` I must be gone before you,' he said decisively.
'Do you know-' and he smiled timidly in confession, ` I feel alarmed at the idea of being left alone on a loose end. I must not be the last to leave-' he added almost appealingly.
'And you will go to Meg?' I asked.
He sat tearing the silken shavings into shreds, and telling me in clumsy fragments all he could of his feelings :
`You see it 's not so rnuch what you call love. I don't know. You see I built on Lettie'-he looked up at me shamefacedly, then continued tearing the shavings-'you must found your castles on something, and I founded mine on Lettie. You see, I'm like plenty of folks, I have nothing definite to shape my life to. I put brick upon brick, as they come, and if the whole topples down in the end, it does. But you see, you and Lettie have made me conscious, and now I'm at a dead loss. I have looked to marriage to set me busy on my house of life, something whole and complete, of which it will supply the design. I must marry or be in a lost lane. There are two people I could marry-and Lettie's gone. I love Meg just as well, as far as love goes. I'm not sure I don't feel better pleased at the idea of marrying her. You know I should always have been second to Lettie, and the best part of love is being made much of, being first and foremost in the whole world for somebody. And Me- 's easy and lovely. I can have her without trembling, she 's full of soothing and comfort. I can stroke her hair and pet her, and she looks up at me, full of trust and lovingness, and there is no flaw, all restfulness in one another '
Three weeks later, as I lay in the August sunshine in a

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