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ROGER: But why were you crying, tell me? It’s so strange for someone your age to cry. ) FLORENCE: What are you doing there, Roger? I thought you were with Odette. ROGER: But, Aunt Florence! FLORENCE: Off with you now. ROGER: I didn’t do anything wrong. ) FLORENCE: You realize I suppose, that I was not informed about your coming here. Jacques failed to tell me that he had planned for us to meet each other. ) So? FLORENCE: If I had known you were coming, I would have left. ABEL: Oh, really? FLORENCE: Not every one here is blind.

What do you mean “you two”? JACQUES: My friend, let’s not split hairs! When I came in just a minute ago you were looking at each other so strangely! ABEL: You make me laugh. JACQUES: What’s more for the last two days I can’t figure out what’s happening. A Mystery of Love 47 ABEL: I ask you now, what do you think is happening? We are leading a peaceful family life that you have invited us to share with you for several days. We eat, we go for walks, we sleep, and my mother plays bridge with your wife’s parents.

MADELEINE: Florence, would you be so kind? FLORENCE: Certainly, I’ll go. MADELEINE: Although with Miss Bullfinch there is really no reason to worry. FLORENCE: I’ll see you later. ) You don’t mind Madeleine being here? ABEL: You must be joking. ) You look very tired; you should go upstairs and rest. MADELEINE: In a little while. JACQUES: Why not right now? ) ABEL: Well here it is; I’ve thought about the conversation we had about an hour ago, and I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s better if I leave.

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