鈥榁ery funny things we hear of ourselves; and I dare say many funny things are said that we do not hear. In one place which my companion visited, in company with E., the Catechist鈥檚 wife, she overheard the remark that she鈥?Miss Swainson鈥攚as the husband, and E. her bibi. I think that I excite more curiosity than my companion on account of my age. On account, I suppose, of an Englishwoman with any silver hair being a rarity in India, I seem to be sometimes considered wonderfully old. Florrie told me that she had heard the women talking as they might have done had I been a hundred years old. C. M. T. TO MISS 鈥楲EILA鈥?HAMILTON. 体彩大乐透19113预测 C. M. T. TO MISS 鈥楲EILA鈥?HAMILTON. Yet it disdains to grow in our cold Clime, Is an Abyss, wherein to drown the Mind: I had already long since come to that conclusion myself.  It was either after this illness, or after another of the same type that she said, 鈥業 have felt that a beautiful Wing has been spread over me, which is lined with down and stitched with gold; and I am quite safe. Nothing can harm me so long as I remain under it!鈥?Somebody rather unnecessarily remarked, 鈥楤ut it is our own fault if we do not remain under it.鈥?鈥楴o,鈥?Miss Tucker replied, 鈥榳e can鈥檛 say that. Satan does give us a pull sometimes.鈥?She was reminded that God鈥檚 鈥榝avour is always towards us鈥? but again she asserted the undeniable truth that God does sometimes permit His servants to be thus tried. Charles. Hold your peace, or I鈥檒l cut you piece-meal. "'Come on, byes,' sez Mr. Rug, 'we'll get aven wid the crayture yet.' It was nearly dark when Mrs. Wright reached Burns's, where several young men were standing round the door. Touching their hats respectfully to her as she entered, they soon followed her into a low room, permeated with the sickening odor of whisky and stale tobacco, where a young man lay with blackened eyes, a gash over the left temple, and a broken arm. The man鈥檚 perfect courtesy disarmed her. Of course she was still indignant with Fortinbras. That she, Corinna Hastings, last type of emancipated English womanhood, bent on the expression of a highly important self, should calmly be counselled to bury herself in a stuffy little French town and become a sort of housekeeper in a shabby little French hotel. The suggestion was preposterous, an outrage to the highly-important self, reckoning it a thing of no account. Why not turn her into a chambermaid or a goose-herd at once? The contemptuous assumption fired her wrath. She was furious with Fortinbras. But Bigourdin, who treated the subject from the point of view of one who asked a favour, deserved a civil answer. C. M. T. TO MISS 鈥楲EILA鈥?HAMILTON.