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【MOBNH-007】MOBベスト?オブ生姦!

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-27 08:39:22
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【MOBNH-007】MOBベスト?オブ生姦! �


'Becauseheistreasurerandmanageroftheestablishment.'

Agreattumultsucceededforsomeminutes,duringwhichMissMillerrepeatedlyexclaimed,'Silence!'and'Order!'Whenitsubsided,Isawthemalldrawnupinfoursemicircles,beforefourchairs,placedatthefourtables;allheldbooksintheirhands,andagreatbook,likeaBible,layoneachtable,beforethevacantseat.Apauseofsomesecondssucceeded,filledupbythelow,vaguehumofnumbers;MissMillerwalkedfromclasstoclass,hushingthisindefinitesound.

'Areyouanorphan?'

Thefirstwasatallladywithdarkhair,darkeyes,andapaleandlargeforehead;herfigurewaspartlyenvelopedinashawl,hercountenancewasgrave,herbearingerect.

'MissScatcherdishasty-youmusttakecarenottooffendher;MadamePierrotisnotabadsortofperson.'

SoonafterfiveP.M.wehadanothermeal,consistingofasmallmugofcoffee,andhalfasliceofbrownbread.Idevouredmybreadanddrankmycoffeewithrelish;butIshouldhavebeengladofasmuchmore-Iwasstillhungry.Halfanhour'srecreationsucceeded,thenstudy;thentheglassofwaterandthepieceofoat-cake,prayers,andbed.SuchwasmyfirstdayatLowood.

Businessnowbegan:theday'sCollectwasrepeated,thencertaintextsofScriptureweresaid,andtothesesucceededaprotractedreadingofchaptersintheBible,whichlastedanhour.Bythetimethatexercisewasterminated,dayhadfullydawned.Theindefatigablebellnowsoundedforthefourthtime:theclassesweremarshalledandmarchedintoanotherroomtobreakfast:howgladIwastobeholdaprospectofgettingsomethingtoeat!Iwasnownearlysickfrominanition,havingtakensolittlethedaybefore.

Whilethedirectionwasbeingexecuted,theladyconsultedmovedslowlyuptheroom.IsupposeIhaveaconsiderableorganofveneration,forIretainyetthesenseofadmiringawewithwhichmyeyestracedhersteps.Seennow,inbroadday-light,shelookedtall,fair,andshapely;browneyeswithabenignantlightintheiririds,andafinepencillingoflonglashesround,relievedthewhitenessofherlargefront;oneachofhertemplesherhair,ofaverydarkbrown,wasclusteredinroundcurls,accordingtothefashionofthosetimes,whenneithersmoothbandsnorlongringletswereinvogue;herdress,alsointhemodeoftheday,wasofpurplecloth,relievedbyasortofSpanishtrimmingofblackvelvet;agoldwatch(watcheswerenotsocommonthenasnow)shoneathergirdle.Letthereaderadd,tocompletethepicture,refinedfeatures;acomplexion,ifpale,clear;andastatelyairandcarriage,andhewillhave,atleast,asclearlyaswordscangiveit,acorrectideaoftheexteriorofMissTemple-MariaTemple,asIafterwardssawthenamewritteninaprayer-bookintrustedtometocarrytochurch.

Afterdinner,weimmediatelyadjournedtotheschoolroom:lessonsrecommenced,andwerecontinuedtillfiveo'clock.


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