Wives and Daughters ELIZABETH GASKELL CHAPTER 58-p2 Đây là một tác phẩm anh ngữ nổi tiếng với những từ vựng nâng cao chuyên ngành văn chương. Nhằm giúp các bạn yêu thich tiếng anh luyện tập và củng cố thêm kỹ năng đọc tiếng anh . | Wives and Daughters ELIZABETH GASKELL CHAPTER 58-p2 Mr Hamley and - is it not Miss Gibson I can t quite make out. Oh if you re letting your fancy run off in that direction I can tell you it s quite waste of time. Roger Hamley is a man who will soon have an European reputation That s very possible and yet it does not make any difference in my opinion. Molly Gibson is capable of appreciating him. She is a very pretty good little country-girl. I don t mean to say anything against her but -- Remember the Charity Ball you called her unusually intelligent after you had danced with her there. But after all we are like the genie and the fairy in the Arabian Nights Entertainment who each cried up the merits of the Prince Caramalzaman and the Princess Badoura. Hamley is not a marrying man. How do you know I know that he has very little private fortune and I know that science is not a remunerative profession if profession it can be called. Oh if that s all - a hundred things may happen - some one may leave him a fortune - or this tiresome little heir that nobody wanted may die. Hush Harriet that s the worst of allowing yourself to plan far ahead for the future you are sure to contemplate the death of some one and to reckon upon the contingency as affecting events. As if lawyers were not always doing something of the kind Leave it to those to whom it is necessary. I dislike planning marriages or looking forward to deaths about equally. You are getting very prosaic and tiresome Hollingford Only getting said he smiling. I thought you had always looked upon me as a tiresome matter-of-fact fellow. Now if you re going to fish for a compliment I am gone. Only remember my prophecy when my vision comes to pass or make a bet and whoever wins shall spend the money on a present to Prince Caramalzaman or Princess Badoura as the case may be. Lord Hollingford remembered his sister s words as he heard Roger say to Molly as he was leaving the Towers on the following day - Then I may tell my .