As she was approaching the house she was met by Miss Delicia, who stopped to speak kindly to her.
Janet was forced to comply, and Dorothy exclaimed eagerly:
"Learnt something? I should rather think I have. You question me on dogs, their different breeds, and their complaints! Do you know, Mrs. Freeman, what's the best thing to do for a dog if he shows signs of distemper?"
"I ought not to speak," said Dorothy, turning very red, "but if you are going to be hard on Bridget——"She stood wavering with her own conscience. Caspar was nervous, but he was not vicious."Well, she's in trouble now," said Dorothy, with a sigh. "I think you are very much mistaken in her, Janet; she's a very original, clever, amusing girl. I find her tiresome at times, and I admit that she's dreadfully naughty, but it's the sort of naughtiness which comes from simply not knowing. The accident last night might have been a dreadful one, and Bridget certainly deserves the punishment she has got; all the same;—I'm very sorry for her."
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"After all, what does the Fancy Fair signify—I[Pg 5] mean—oh, don't be shocked, girls—I mean, what does it signify compared to a real living present interest? While we are discussing what is to take place in six weeks' time, Mrs. Freeman and Miss Patience are driving up the avenue with somebody else. Girls, the new inmate of Mulberry Court has begun to put in an appearance on the scene."
"And isn't she nice to-day?""What about Evelyn?" inquired Dorothy.Bridget's arms were flung impulsively round her governess's neck, and then one hand was tucked within the good lady's arm.
CHAPTER III. RIBBONS AND ROSES.They were both undressing when she entered the room this evening, but the moment she appeared they rushed to her and began an eager torrent of words.
Dorothy could not restrain her laughter.
"Yes, my dear, what is it?"