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I CARROLLTON GARDENS
But you were not satisfied with that; you must needs cover her with shame and dishonor. You accuse her of being a vile and abandoned woman, and you come here to press your charge and torment her further. My lord duke, you could not have come to a better place. If you had searched the world over you could not have found a man better fitted to thrust the lie down your throat. Esmeralda has been to me like a daughter of my own. I know what she was; I know what she isthe purest and best of womenand I tell you that you are a liar and a scoundrel!If she had only spoken; if she had only said to him: It is all a mistake! I am innocent; I could not help Norman loving me; he is nothing to me, and never has been. It is you I loved and still love! If she had said this with her eyes meeting his steadily, he could not but have believed her; she would have been in his arms, and the history of Esmeralda, of Three Star Camp, might very well have closed here.
Yes, it has been a very pleasant evening, said Esmeralda, absently; but, oh, how tired one gets!Well, I think it would, he said, candidly. With Trafford for a husband and everybody loving youhe colored and stammered as a man does when he speaks of love.
Yes, he said. I must do what many a man before me has been compelled to doI must marry money.
She laughed scornfully.