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【MIBD-674】あいだゆあ全部のせ8時間

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-28 10:20:52
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【MIBD-674】あいだゆあ全部のせ8時間 �


Thatwasthebeginning,andfromdaytodaythedutiesgiventoherwereaddedto.ShetaughttheyoungerchildrenFrenchandheardtheirotherlessons,andtheseweretheleastofherlabors.Itwasfoundthatshecouldbemadeuseofinnumberlessdirections.Shecouldbesentonerrandsatanytimeandinallweathers.Shecouldbetoldtodothingsotherpeopleneglected.ThecookandthehousemaidstooktheirtonefromMissMinchin,andratherenjoyedorderingaboutthe"youngone"whohadbeenmadesomuchfussoverforsolong.Theywerenotservantsofthebestclass,andhadneithergoodmannersnorgoodtempers,anditwasfrequentlyconvenienttohaveathandsomeoneonwhomblamecouldbelaid.

"Youare,"saidJessie."Agreatbigtearjustrolleddownthebridgeofyournoseanddroppedoffattheendofit.Andtheregoesanother."

"Soldiersdon'tcomplain,"shewouldsaybetweenhersmall,shutteeth,"Iamnotgoingtodoit;Iwillpretendthisispartofawar."

"Idon'tknow,"Sarareplied."Howareyou?"

Duringthefirstmonthortwo,Sarathoughtthatherwillingnesstodothingsaswellasshecould,andhersilenceunderreproof,mightsoftenthosewhodrovehersohard.Inherproudlittleheartshewantedthemtoseethatshewastryingtoearnherlivingandnotacceptingcharity.Butthetimecamewhenshesawthatnoonewassoftenedatall;andthemorewillingshewastodoasshewastold,themoredomineeringandexactingcarelesshousemaidsbecame,andthemorereadyascoldingcookwastoblameher.

"Yes,"shesaid,huggingherknees,"thatwillbeagoodplacetopretendabout.IamaprisonerintheBastille.Ihavebeenhereforyearsandyears--andyears;andeverybodyhasforgottenaboutme.MissMinchinisthejailer--andBecky"--asuddenlightaddingitselftotheglowinhereyes--"Beckyistheprisonerinthenextcell."

"Ifshewouldrathernottalktome,"Sarathought,"Iwillkeepoutofherway.MissMinchinmakesthateasyenough."

"Oh,Sara,"Ermengardealmostwailedinherreproachfuldismay.Andthenafteronemorelooktheyrushedintoeachother'sarms.ItmustbeconfessedthatSara'ssmallblackheadlayforsomeminutesontheshouldercoveredbytheredshawl.WhenErmengardehadseemedtodeserther,shehadfelthorriblylonely.

"Yes,"shesaid,huggingherknees,"thatwillbeagoodplacetopretendabout.IamaprisonerintheBastille.Ihavebeenhereforyearsandyears--andyears;andeverybodyhasforgottenaboutme.MissMinchinisthejailer--andBecky"--asuddenlightaddingitselftotheglowinhereyes--"Beckyistheprisonerinthenextcell."


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