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【RD-308】おはズボッ!うそッなんで一杯奥まで入ってるの!?

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-27 00:57:53
Typefacelarge in Small

【RD-308】おはズボッ!うそッなんで一杯奥まで入ってるの!? �


Shebegantosweepthemoffthetableintothehamperherself,andcaughtsightofErmengarde'snewbooks.

MissMinchinwasinfuriatedjustasshehadbeenbeforeandherangerexpresseditself,asbefore,inanintemperatefashion.Sheflewatherandshookher.

Theyhadbarelyhadtimetotaketheirpiecesofcakeintotheirhands--notoneofthemhadtimetodomore,when--theyallthreesprangtotheirfeetandturnedpalefacestowardthedoor--listening--listening.

"Oh,yes,yes!"saidSara."Quitedifferent.Itisabanquethall!"

Iwasa-'pretendin','miss,"sheansweredalittlesheepishly;"Iwastryin'toseeitlikeyoudo.Ialmostdid,"withahopefulgrin."Butittakesaloto'stren'th."

Theyhadbarelyhadtimetotaketheirpiecesofcakeintotheirhands--notoneofthemhadtimetodomore,when--theyallthreesprangtotheirfeetandturnedpalefacestowardthedoor--listening--listening.

"Oh,Ican't,"saidErmengarde."I'mtoofat,andIdon'tknowhow.YOUbeher."

Itwasonlyabundleofwoolwrappedinredandwhitetissuepaper,butthetissuepaperwassoontwistedintotheformoflittledishes,andwascombinedwiththeremainingflowerstoornamentthecandlestickwhichwastolightthefeast.OnlytheMagiccouldhavemadeitmorethananoldtablecoveredwitharedshawlandsetwithrubbishfromalong-unopenedtrunk.ButSaradrewbackandgazedatit,seeingwonders;andBecky,afterstaringindelight,spokewithbatedbreath.

ThenErmengardehadasuddenbrilliantthought.


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