BELLA


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BELLABerkeley Lab Laser Accelerator (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Berkeley, CA)
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Bella, who was now seated on the rug to warm herself, with her brown eyes on the fire and a handful of her brown curls in her mouth, laughed at this, and then pouted and half cried.
Here, Lavinia, rising to the surface with the last draughtman rescued, interposed, 'You never cared for George Sampson, Bella.'
'You are a chit and a little idiot,' returned Bella, 'or you wouldn't make such a dolly speech.
A gentleman coming in, Miss Bella, with a short and sharp exclamation, scrambled off the hearth-rug and massed the bitten curls together in their right place on her neck.
His eyes were on Miss Bella for an instant, and then looked at the ground as he addressed the master of the house.
'Do you think they ARE the best, pa?' asked Miss Bella, in a low voice, and without looking over her shoulder as she warmed her foot on the fender.
'I should have thought, myself, it was so easy to add the usual kind of one,' said Bella, with a toss of her curls.
When the agreement was ready in duplicate (the landlord having worked at it like some cherubic scribe, in what is conventionally called a doubtful, which means a not at all doubtful, Old Master), it was signed by the contracting parties, Bella looking on as scornful witness.
When it came to Bella's turn to sign her name, Mr Rokesmith, who was standing, as he had sat, with a hesitating hand upon the table, looked at her stealthily, but narrowly.
'Pa,' said Bella, 'we have got a Murderer for a tenant.'
'To see him unable for his life to look anybody in the face!' said Bella. 'There never was such an exhibition.'
'Never YOU mind, Lavvy,' retorted Bella; 'you wait till you are of an age to ask such questions.