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Helen regarded me, probably with surprise: I could not now abate my agitation, though I tried hard; I continued to weep aloud.
"Helen, why do you stay with a girl whom everybody believes to be a liar?"
"Oh, yes, Aunt Juley, I am thinking all right about Helen's letter.
Could they appreciate Helen, who is to my mind a very special sort of person?
she's not like her mother." Helen was just too late in thumping her tumbler on the table to prevent Rachel from hearing, and from blushing scarlet with embarrassment.
Only it struck Helen that Rachel was perhaps too still for a hostess, and that she might have done something with her hands.
Helen White was thinking of George Willard even as he wandered gloomily through the crowds think- ing of her.
The boy's voice failed and in silence the two came back into town and went along the street to Helen White's house.
I considered her presence very useful as a check upon my natural impulses - an antidote to those emotions of tumultuous excitement which would otherwise have carried me away against my reason and my will; but just then I felt the restraint almost intolerable, and I had the greatest difficulty in forcing myself to attend to her remarks and answer them with ordinary politeness; for I was sensible that Helen was standing within a few feet of me beside the fire.
Helen immediately pushed the book from her, and after silently surveying her son, his friend, and his dog for a few moments, she dismissed the former from the room under pretence of wishing him to fetch his last new book to show me.
He bids the Trojans and Achaeans lay their armour upon the ground, while he and Menelaus fight in the midst of you for Helen and all her wealth.
Alexandrus next lands in Lacedaemon and is entertained by the sons of Tyndareus, and afterwards by Menelaus in Sparta, where in the course of a feast he gives gifts to Helen.