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Nothing, said Lord Selvaine. I am not offended, though I have every reason to be, after what I have suffered.All right; its no fault of yours, he said in response to her reiterated and wailing assertions that she had only left the hut for a few minutes, and that Esmeralda had always been able to take care of herself.
The excitement and enthusiasm broke through all restraint at this announcement, and a roar of delight interrupted the speaker.
He changed places with her, and she took the reins and the whip in true coachman-like fashion; and she laughed, and her eyes flashed, and her lips parted, as she drove the splendid bays along the top of the hill; and Trafford looked at her, and the sense of her beauty and her youth smote him for the first time in all its fullness.
All right; its no fault of yours, he said in response to her reiterated and wailing assertions that she had only left the hut for a few minutes, and that Esmeralda had always been able to take care of herself.It seemed to him as if this girl were going to dominate his life, as if he were to be haunted by her name and her money wherever he went and whomsoever he met. He dined at the club, and the two or three men who sat at the same table with him talked of little else but Miss Chetwynde. One of them, with the audacity of youth, called her the Golden Savage; and Trafford sat almost silent, and chafing inwardly, though outwardly as calm and serene as usual. He went home to his chambers half resolved not to go to the Villiers, but by ten oclock the faint resolution had melted, and he put on his overcoat, and sauntered down to Lord Villiers official residence, in Carlton Terrace, in a frame of mind more easily imagined than described.
It is Trafford, said Esmeralda.
See here, he said, theres no need for fighting unless youre spoiling for it. We mean to search the camp, every inch of it; well do it quietly, if you like, but we shall do it. The first man who hinders us will pay the penalty. You know me!